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Peter Gleick wants to solve the water crisis yesterday

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Peter Gleick is the founder and emeritus director of the Pacific Institute in Berkeley, California, and perhaps the world’s leading authority on the global water crisis. Quartz spoke with Gleick from his office in California. Quartz: What is the global water crisis? Peter Gleick:There are a lot of components to it. The most significant piece ofRead full story

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  • This interview with Peter Gleick addresses so many important points in the water crisis.

    I especially found their stance on charging for water amid how it should be a human right rather interesting, "The service to clean, distribute and collect wastewater ought to be paid, but that has to be balanced

    This interview with Peter Gleick addresses so many important points in the water crisis.

    I especially found their stance on charging for water amid how it should be a human right rather interesting, "The service to clean, distribute and collect wastewater ought to be paid, but that has to be balanced with a human right to water—you don’t want to deprive water from people who can’t pay. That’s a challenge, but it’s certainly not an insurmountable one."

  • Big Gleick fan since I briefly worked for him 27 yrs ago. The real deal.

  • Great read!

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