FAO’s work on water


Today, billions of people are still living without safe water for their households, schools, farms and workplaces. The rural poor are among those who suffer the most. They are often overlooked, and sometimes face discrimination, as they try to access and manage the water they need to grow food and for their daily lives.

World Water Week 2019 is an opportunity to check out some FAO publications that look into how countries can tackle the global water crisis while sustainably managing their freshwater resources.

Further reading