What are the UN's
Goal 7 Ensure environmental stability:
The goal is to reduce by 50 percent the number of people without access to safe drinking water, and reduce the number of slum dwellers by 2020
Colombia: Tracing Water Pollution
--exercise created by Hyun Ahe (Sylvia) Lee, and Joyce Lam
Watch the video at the link below. Consider how the subject relates to MDG #7:
Note the programme transcript:
Location mentioned in the video: __________________
Major industry of the village: _____________________
- What is the IAEA doing in Colombia? Why is it important?
- Why is knowing about water pollution important?
- According what you have seen in the video, how can the locals help to improve the situation?
- Toxic by-products
- IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency)
- Heavy metals
Why is knowing about water pollution important?
According what you have seen in the video, how can the locals help to improve the situation?