Big Data Offers Solutions to Africa’s Looming Water Crisis

Big Data Offers Solutions to Africa’s Looming Water Crisis

Carrying heavy containers for miles to deliver water to their families, Sub-Saharan African women and girls spend an estimated 40 billion hours annually collecting water.   
“Around 748 million people today still do not have access to an improved source of drinking water,” says the UN World Water Development 
Report released on March 20, two days ahead of World Water Day. The report also forecasts a 40 percent global water deficit by 2030.

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