The Anglican Diocese of Angola, the Episcopal Diocese of New Hampshire, and the dioceses of Manchester and London in England, are working in partnership to support Mothers Union members in delivering life-saving malnutrition interventions to children in the region.
Drought is one of the water-related crises being explored at Trinity Institute 2017, the theological conference whose theme is “Water Justice.” For more than a year, the southern third of the African continent has been reeling from drought, that scientists attribute to the periodic El Niño weather pattern and to climate change, and which has […]
Author: Steven Solomon Publisher: HarperCollins ISBN: 9780060548308 In Water, esteemed journalist Steven Solomon describes a terrifying—and all too real—world in which access to fresh water has replaced oil as the primary cause of global conflicts that increasingly emanate from drought-ridden, overpopulated areas of the world. Meticulously researched and undeniably prescient, Water is a stunningly clear-eyed action […]
Author: Fred Pearce Publisher: Eden Project Books ISBN: 1903919584 This book urges the world to wake up the water crisis that facing us all. Through the personal stories behind failing rivers, barren fields, desertification, floods and water wars it takes us on a journey through a hugely important and complex subject. But it’s not all bad […]
Author: Marc Reisner Publisher: Penguin Books ISBN: 0140178244 The story of the American West is the story of a relentless quest for a precious resource: water. It is a tale of rivers diverted and dammed, of political corruption and intrigue, of billion-dollar battles over water rights, of ecologic and economic disaster. In Cadillac Desert Marc Reisner […]