The recent World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland was not just for national leaders and rich people.
Plenty of scientists got to hang out there as well, seeking solutions to issues countries can address together. Those include the new Universities Partnerships for Water Cooperation & Diplomacy, which includes Oregon State University.
The basic issue: the world is making new people all the time... but not more water.
Aaron Wolf is the main OSU rep involved in the partnership. He visits with the story.