Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

323 - Looming Water Crisis

No description

Shannon Gibson

on 24 March 2017

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of 323 - Looming Water Crisis

Looming Water Crisis
Shannon Gibson, Ph.D.
University of Southern California
Privatization of Water
Production Chain of Bottled Water
Manufactured Need
The Story of Stuff
Other Issues
Celebrity Activism: Two Approaches
What is "water security?"
"the capacity of a population to safeguard sustainable
adequate quantities
acceptable quality
water for sustaining livelihoods, human well-being, and socio-economic development, for ensuring protection against water-borne pollution and water-related disasters, and for preserving ecosystems in a climate of peace and political stability." (UN Water, 2013)
The Flint Water Crisis
Should Flint residents have to pay for their water service or shut off?
Is this a case of environmental racism, injustice, both or neither?
Who is responsible?
How should they be
held responsible?
Why the delay?
Water as Human Right?
Full transcript