Our theme for the current EU Green Week is ‘Protect our Oceans.’ But it’s really all bodies of water that we should be looking after. Not just because our lives literally depend on them, as part of one big ecosystem. But because so many holidays, experiences and tourism hotspots are based around water. Where would we be without the thousands of beaches local and tourists visit all over the World, every year?
Despite all this, water has never been so under threat. Water shortages are affecting more than three billion people (almost half of the world’s population), with the amount of freshwater available per person having plunged by a fifth
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