Water Conservation

The need to conserve water, cannot be stressed enough, making the maximum use of water resources is especially important in countries with limited access to water such as South Africa.  The average rainfall of South Africa is 397 mm, compared with a world average of 860 mm. Conflicts are bound to arise concerning the use made of water sources, in …

Water and Health

It is appropriate at this stage to look at the relationship between water supply and health. We have seen how in developing countries people living in rural areas have less access to safe drinking water. The World Health Organization (WHO) has played an important in promoting the spread of health education, including advice about the importance of clean water supply …