Environment: Global Water Security

Environment: Global Water Security

Water is quickly replacing oil as our most valuable natural resource. Freshwater scarcity affects public health, national security and the global economy. A panel joins Diane to examine how control and distribution of water will affect...

Water is quickly replacing oil as our most valuable natural resource. Freshwater scarcity affects public health, national security and the global economy. A panel joins Diane to examine how control and distribution of water will affect future domestic and foreign policies.

Guests

Steven Solomon

journalist and author of the recently published “Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization” and “The Confidence Game.”

Geoff Dabelko

director of environmental change and security at the Wilson Center.

Julia Bucknall

manager of the central water unit of the World Bank.

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