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Exploring alternative futures of the World Water System. Building a second generation of World Water Scenarios Driving force: Technology

Author: William Foster
Organisation: UN WWAP
Publish Date: 2010
Country: Global
Sector: Environment
Method: Scenarios
Theme: Water
Type: Other publication
Language: English
Tags: Water, Resources, Technology, Scenarios

Global water resources are becoming an increasingly important issue. This paper is dedicated to outlining some of the significant technology drivers affecting world water resources over the next forty years. Technology advancement in remote sensing, nanotechnology, salt water agriculture, desalination, and meat without animals provide opportunities for more efficient and effective water use and water purification. The strategy deployed included literature surveys, Internet searches and technology expert information resources.
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