Water

October 1, 2011

Dakar: Climate Change and Water Supply

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By Erin Reilley   Water Sector Risks A climate risk assessment (Mehrotra et al., 2009) of the water sector in Dakar shows that the city’s freshwater

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Dakar Water
October 1, 2011

Tokyo: Water Sector Climate Risk Assessment

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By Diana Balmonte Tokyo is the capital city of Japan and is a densely populated megacity located in the approximate center of the Japanese archipelago.

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Tokyo Flood
October 1, 2011

Shanghai: Water Sector Climate Risk Assessment

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By Lina Fedirko Climate Risks Shanghai’s water infrastructure provides 56.1% of the total water supply to its industry sector, which includes power plants and coal-fired

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Shanghai Water
January 4, 2011

Delhi: Water Supply Infrastructure Deficit

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In developing-county cities, demand far exceeds supply.  The following video footage, courtesy of the World Bank, Water and Sanitation Program, shows the people of Delhi

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Delhi Water Supply