Govt says it can fix SA’s parched reality - all we need are ...

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Govt says it can fix SA’s parched reality - all we need are leaders

The plan is solid, if expensive, but its implementation will be key – and our future depends on it

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Our country’s water is a mess.

“South Africa is facing a water crisis caused by insufficient water infrastructure maintenance and investment, recurrent droughts driven by climate variation, inequalities in access to water and sanitation, deteriorating water quality, and a lack of skilled water engineers.

“The crisis is already having significant impacts on economic growth and on the wellbeing of everyone in South Africa.”..

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