Freshwater is essential for everybody, but it is not evenly distributed around the globe; it is available in abundance in some places but scarce in others and this can lead to conflict.
Water can be extracted sustainably from its sources (but often isn’t).
|1||Distribution and uses of freshwater (including influence of climate change on distribution)|
|2||Contamination and unsustainable extraction|
|3||Enhancing freshwater supplies|
|4||Conflict over water supplies|
|5||Conflict on the Nile|
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“Outline and evaluate strategies that can be used to meet increasing demand for freshwater.” [9 marks]
The essay should marked using the Paper 2, Section B essay markbands.