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Falling Fresh Water Supllies

Global warming and over consumption is leading to the dramatic decline in fresh drinking water supplies around the world. Over the last 25 five years the growth in access to fresh drinking water has dramatically reduced. Between the years 1970 – 1975 access to clean drinking water rose by 11% but between the years 2000- [...]

Tibet’s environment under threat

Dear supporter

The Tibetan plateau is a unique and fragile environment which houses the third largest store of water on the planet. But Tibetans who dare to speak up for the protection of the environment are being silenced. Some are tortured and locked away for many years.

Karma Samdrup (right) is a [...]