Groundwater in a Changing World – IGRAC Strategy 2019–23

“Globally, water scarcity already affects about 2.7 billion people for more than 1 month per year, and by 2025 this situation is predicted to worsen significantly as a result of global warming and population growth. Surface-water droughts will become more frequent and water-supply availability also decrease due to growing pollution. Thus, reliance on groundwater, which…