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Glacial shrink: Peruvian sisters build 'sacred' reservoirs for water

2 Mar 2020, TRF

As climate change hits Andean glaciers, bringing water shortages, Quechua sisters are building traditional reservoirs to harvest rain.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    Presidencia del Consejo de Ministros
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  • Contact:Viceministro de Gobernanza Territorial
  • Phone:+51 121 970 00


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  • Contact:Legal Specialist
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    Presidencia del Consejo de Ministros
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  • Contact:Legal Specialist
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