Squeeze every raindrop to fight world hunger

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By Andy Coghlan SURVIVAL of the world’s poorest and most malnourished people could depend on squeezing more out of every raindrop that falls on poverty-stricken regions of Africa and Asia, says a comprehensive report on the state of the world’s water supplies. Released on Monday in Stockholm, Sweden, at a conference to mark World Water Week (20 – 26 August), the report by the International Water Management Institute in Colombo, Sri Lanka, warns that the world can’t carry on complacently using water as if it will never run out. “Business as usual is not an option,” says David Molden,