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Feature - Cape Town's Water Crisis
Mikhael Subotzky
February, 2018.

If Cape Town, South Africa, continues to consume water at the current pace without relief, this city of four million inhabitants will run out in a few months. This would be the first for a major, modern city. The crisis, which began during the Summer of 2017, can be blamed on poor planning, a drought, outdated infrastructure, and climate change.
To stave off disaster, on February 1st the city government limited daily water consumption to thirteen gallons of water per person. This is barely enough to allow residents to drink, bathe, and use the toilet once. Fearing for the worst,...

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SOUTH AFRICA. Cape Town. February 3rd, 2018. Obaidullah Cader,...
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SOUTH AFRICA. Cape Town. February 3rd, 2018. John Levi, a water...
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SOUTH AFRICA. Cape Town. February 3rd, 2018. Mwai Halala, with...
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SOUTH AFRICA. Cape Town. February 1st, 2018. Aubrey Witbooi carries...
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