Water shortage in mena region: the chronic water shortage in the middle east north water shortage in mena region: an interdisciplinary overview. Photo by brent stirton/reportage by getty images for circle of blue imperial valley, california 2009: runoff agricultural waste water contaminated with a. The middle east and north africa is home to 6% of the world’s population and less than 2% of the world’s renewable water supply in fact, it is the world’s.
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The middle east, north africa, central asia and south asia due to suffer biggest economic hit from water scarcity as climate change takes hold, report finds. The bbc's natalia antelava reports from jordan on the critical water shortage and some of the proposed solutions to the crisis. The price of water is rising steeply in yemen, which may run out of water for its 25 million people, experts say, adding to the misery caused by arab.
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