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reforming-international-financial-regulation by Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia via Slideshare

This paper is part of a thought leadership series dedicated to ensuring Australia and its next generation of leaders remains fit for the future.

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charles-taylor-chief-operating-officer-international-centre-for-financial-regulation-icfr by Asia House via Slideshare

Water Politics

Water Politics - Egypt has long held unrivaled “historic rights” over nearly all of the Nile River’s resources

The explosive growth of international trade has turned water into a traded commodity. Research into the water footprint of goods has revealed the true

Virtual Water Trading: See how the shortage in water reserves for high volume production countries like India, USA and Australia has lead to virtual water trading in an effort to control scarcity and sustain supply.

PNAS Study: Population Growth Will be Constrained by the Limits of Trading Virtual Water (Food) -- The study by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences calls into question the unsustainable global food export system based upon unsustainable export volumes of virtual water.

Center pivots - I always enjoy seeing this from a plane

Water Footprint and Virtual Water Trade in Spain: Policy Implications (Natural Resource Management and Policy) by Alberto Garrido. $139.00. Publication: April 7, 2010. Publisher: Springer; 1st Edition. edition (April 7, 2010). Edition - 1st Edition.. 165 pages

Water Footprint and Virtual Water Trade in Spain: Policy Implications (Natural Resource Management and Policy) by Alberto Garrido. $139.00. Publication: April 7, 2010. Publisher: Springer; 1st Edition. edition (April 7, 2010). Edition - 1st Edition.. 165 pages

Today is World Water Day. On average, we consume 923 gallons* of water a day. Some of it is used for household needs and industrial goods like clothes. But most of it, 92%, is the virtual water embedded in the food we grow, through the water used to irrigate crops and to grow animal feed, and as drinking water for farm animals.

Food Day is a nationwide celebration and a movement for healthy, affordable, and sustainable food.

virtual water

Popular poster and iPhone App on the water footprint of products, designed by Raureif / Timm Kekeritz.

water footprint

This is showing you what your water footprint looks like. You might not realize how much water you use or waste making a pot of coffee or so on. Also this helps put it into reality of how much water a developing country needs in order to survive.

Circle of life

‘UBUNTU’ in the Xhosa culture means: “I am because we are”. An anthropologist proposed a game to the kids in an African tribe. He put a basket full of fruit near a tree and told the kids that who ever.