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Water scarcity in Africa
Riccardo Pravettoni, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Wetlands are essential in providing and storing freshwater, but today more than half of South Africa’s wetlands have been destroyed or degraded and it is estimated that by 2025 South Africa will suffer from water scarcity.