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<Report> A Blueprint to Safeguard Europe’s Water Resources

EUROPEAN COMMISSION, 2012

Water is essential for human life, nature and the economy. It is permanently renewed but it is
also finite and cannot be made or replaced with other resources. Freshwater constitutes only
about 2% of the water on the planet and competing demands may lead to an estimated 40%
global water supply shortage by 2030.

Link to 'A Blueprint to Safeguard Europe’s Water Resources'


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