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2019 News


Now, Water Insecurity Can Be Measured

June 25, 2019

A team of researchers has developed the Household Water Insecurity Experiences (HWISE) Scale to measure water insecurity. Read the story on The Hindu.


How Often Do You Worry About Water?

April 20, 2019

Sera Young explains in U.S. News that for many people around the world, the answer is “often,” and measuring access to water could help solve water insecurity. Read the story on U.S. News.


The Risks of Water Insecurity

February 15, 2019

“A scale for measuring water insecurity in the U.S. would be enormously useful as we seek to understand how children and others, are impacted by dangerous water, and more importantly, how we can keep them safe,” Sera Young writes in a Scientific American op-ed. Read the story on Scientific America.