How does Climate Change affect the world's water supply?
14 Jan 2020 - 14 Jan 2020
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The region that encompasses the Himalaya mountain range and the Tibetan Plateau is widely known as the Third Pole because its ice fields contain the largest reserve of fresh water outside the polar regions. This region is the source of the 10 major river systems that provide irrigation, power and drinking water for over 1.3 billion people in Asia – nearly 20% of the world’s population.