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Population and Development Report

Water Scarcity in the Arab World, 1st Issue

  • Author: UN, ESCWA
  • Publication date: June 2004
  • Page count: 44
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 04.II.L.1

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The severity of freshwater shortages in the Arab world and the challenges that Arab countries face in meeting a growing demand for safe water are the main issues discussed in this publication. The study also explores government strategies in controlling the scarce freshwater supplies and in managing demand through conservation and the use of efficient technologies.