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Cape Town could experience another 'Day Zero' this century as water supplies dry up

'Day Zero' was when Cape Towns taps ran dry, causing widespread panic. Image: REUTERS/Mike Hutchings - RC2WKD968B79

Kim Harrisberg

Water Rights Correspondent, Thomson Reuters Foundation

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Day Zero droughts may become about 100 times more likely than in the 20th-century. Image: REUTERS/Mike Hutchings - RC176FA9C1B0

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