Water demands are expected to increase by 50-70% in global cities within the next three decades. Although water scarcity is a global reality, many cities are beating the odds. The World Bank's Water Scarce Cities Initiative illuminates the valuable experiences of over 20 water scarce cities to share their water scarcity related failures, successes, and innovative solutions. Read the new report “Water Scarce Cities: Thriving in a Finite World” to learn more about key drivers of positive governance, capacity, and technological change. More information: www.worldbank.org/waterscarcecities.