The global water crisis

In the first ses­sion of the semester-​​long Open Class­room series on the world’s water crisis, Shafik Islam, the director of the Water Diplo­macy Ini­tia­tive at Tufts Uni­ver­sity, posed a chilling ques­tion: “Will water lead to war?”

Clean water for a Ugandan village

Northeastern’s chapter of Engi­neers Without Bor­ders will imple­ment a new drinking water system in Bbanda, Uganda this summer, bringing potable water to more than 1,000 villagers.