Fresh-waterThe essential data about fresh-water explained in 10 infographics. Detailed charts and maps covering global fresh water use 1901-2014, water lost in irrigation, competing water uses 2015, death from unsafe water and sanitation and more. Learn the truth about fresh-water and how it relates to the state of the world on The Global Education Project website with un-biased facts from the most reliable sources.
Only 2.5% of the world's water is fresh—the water on which the world's terrestrial life depends. Around 70% of this fresh water is frozen in ice or permafrost. How much is being used for what, and who has access to it?
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