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Floods, hurricanes, droughts… When climate sets the agenda

11 Sep 2017, IPS

Droughts kill more people than any other weather-related catastrophe. More than one billion people have no access to water today, and suffer consequences such as poverty and hard socio-economic conditions. This is addressed at the 13th Summit of the UNCCD, held in Chinese city Ordos, where successful land restoration has already been implemented.





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