Water Theft Is a Critical Global Problem, and It’s Only Going to Get Worse

Up to half of the world’s water supply is stolen each year, mostly by people insecure about water availability amid the climate crisis.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Aug 27, 2020
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.