Africa Water, Sanitation & Hygiene Africa Water, Sanitation Jan -Feb 2014 Vol.10 No1 - Page 33

Water overuse – at the top of the 2015 WEF global risk ranking By Peter Brabeck-Letmathe that close to 2 billion people use water that is unsafe and dangerous for their health, while 3.4 billion people use water of doubtful quality, at least from time to time. And these problems are getting worse,due to insufficient investment in water infrastructure – also in advanced economies. Over several years, World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Risk Reports have identified water as one of the thre