A Glass Half Full - Preparing for Day Zero in South Africa

"Level 6 water restrictions are here - this means the crisis in the Western Cape has intensified to the point where 'Day Zero' is looking more real by the day. For my allAfrica colleagues, that scenario - when the taps run dry - is now a focal point in many aspects of our lives," writes Andre van Wyk.

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The Berg River is so dry in places that you can walk across it.

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  • 2-Minute Shower Songs

    Author:
    Sanlam
    Publisher:
    Sanlam
    Publication Date:
    17 November 2017

    The Cape's experiencing the worst water crisis in over 100 years. 10 of SA's biggest artists have joined the fight and are singing to save water. Join ... see more »

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    10 Ways to Save Water, June 2017

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    The World Wildlife Fund presents this collection of tips on how to save water. How to be aware of your water footprint: Determine your monthly water usage from your municipal bill, monitor use and ... see more »

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  • Drip Drop - Cape Argus Shower Song

    Publisher:
    Cape Argus
    Publication Date:
    31 January 2017

    In an effort to help you conserve water, we've commissioned the #CapeArgusShowerSong by Acoustic Element feat. Amy Tjasink - a 2:30 song to shower to. ... see more »

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