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Geoff Dabelko - Water Management as Conflict Management

Geoff Dabelko is the director of the Environmental Change and Security Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. In this presentation,...
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East African nations to challenge colonial Nile treaty - Telegraph

East African nations to challenge colonial Nile treaty  - Telegraph | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
East African nations facing increasing droughts are poised to rip up a colonial treaty brokered by the British which gives the lion's share of the Nile's waters to Egypt.
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Battle for the Nile as rivals lay claim to Africa's great river

Battle for the Nile as rivals lay claim to Africa's great river | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
With crises of population and resources upstream, there is now deadlock over who owns the Nile
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BBC News - East Africa seeks more Nile water from Egypt

BBC News - East Africa seeks more Nile water from Egypt | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
Four East African states sign an agreement to seek more of the River Nile's water, despite anger in Egypt.
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Inside Story - Sharing the Nile

The Nile basin countries meeting in Egypt last week failed to reach an agreement on water-sharing because Egypt and Sudan refused to sign the new deal. Can t...
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White water torrent to die as nation gambles on huge Nile dam project

White water torrent to die as nation gambles on huge Nile dam project | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
After 13 years of delay, Uganda last week authorised an international consortium to begin a 30-metre-high dam across the Nile just below Bujagali Falls.
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Villages on the Front Line - Jordan Part 3 of 3

Jordan is in the part of the world where farming began. Ninety percent of the country receives less than 25 centimetres of rain a year. Without the farmers i...
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Villages on the Front Line - Jordan Part 1 of 3

Jordan is in the part of the world where farming began. Ninety percent of the country receives less than 25 centimetres of rain a year. Without the farmers i...
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Obstacles to peace: Water

Obstacles to peace: Water | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
The BBC's Martin Asser looks at issues still dividing Arabs and Israelis.
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BBC NEWS | Middle East | River Jordan 'nearly running dry'

BBC NEWS | Middle East | River Jordan 'nearly running dry' | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
The river Jordan is in danger of running dry under pressure from huge water diversion programs, an environmental group warns.
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BBC NEWS | Middle East | 'Water factory' aims to filter tensions

BBC NEWS | Middle East | 'Water factory' aims to filter tensions | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
The solution to one of the thorniest problems in the Middle East may be taking shape on an anonymous-looking building site in south-west Israel.
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BBC NEWS | Middle East | West Bank struggles for water

BBC NEWS | Middle East | West Bank struggles for water | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
Drought is adding to Palestinian frustrations over the control of water resources in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, reports the BBC's Wyre Davies.
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BBC NEWS | Africa | Nile restrictions anger Ethiopia

BBC NEWS | Africa | Nile restrictions anger Ethiopia | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
Ethiopia blames Egypt for its inability to exploit more of the Nile's water resources for agriculture.
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BBC NEWS | Science/Nature | Ethiopia and Egypt dispute the Nile

BBC NEWS | Science/Nature | Ethiopia and Egypt dispute the Nile | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
A dispute is growing between Ethiopia and Egypt over access to the waters of the Nile.
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BBC NEWS | Africa | How should the Nile's waters be shared?

BBC NEWS | Africa | How should the Nile's waters be shared? | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
The 10 African nations that share the waters of the Nile are meeting in Uganda to discuss how the river's precious resources should be distributed.
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Egypt and Sudan oppose Nile deal

A controversial deal has been signed to share the waters of the world's longest river. But Egypt and Sudan are not happy at four African countries signing a ...
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Egypt furious over secret Ethiopian Nile dams

Egypt furious over secret Ethiopian Nile dams | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
Cairo intends to send a team to remonstrate with Addis Ababa officials as Addis maintains plans are well intentioned
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BBC NEWS | Science/Nature | Map details global water stress

BBC NEWS | Science/Nature | Map details global water stress | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
The alarming extent of water scarcity across the world is detailed in a map compiled by a leading environmental think tank.
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Villages on the Front Line - Jordan Part 2 of 3

Jordan is in the part of the world where farming began. Ninety percent of the country receives less than 25 centimetres of rain a year. Without the farmers i...
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BBC News | Middle East | Drought 'forces Israel to break treaty'

BBC News | Middle East | Drought 'forces Israel to break treaty' | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
Israel and Jordan disagree over an Israeli plan to reduce the amount of water it supplies to its neighbour.
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Israel 'cutting Palestinian water' - Middle East - Al Jazeera English

Israel 'cutting Palestinian water' - Middle East - Al Jazeera English | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
Amnesty report says Israel restricting Palestinian access to scarce water supplies.
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Newshound - Middle East in feud over water

The Middle East is a hot bed of conflict over many issues, but it is water in which things are really boiling. The Jordan River has become a bone of contenti...
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BBC NEWS | Middle East | Water shortages plague West Bank

BBC NEWS | Middle East | Water shortages plague West Bank | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
A West Bank mother blames dirty water for her son's illness as Palestinians and the World Bank say Israel takes most of the precious resource.
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Israel launches program to save coastal aquifer

Israel launches program to save coastal aquifer | IB GEOG FRESHWATER HL - Competing demands for water | Scoop.it
National Water Authority gives green light for NIS 500 million rescue program to counter salination of vital water source.
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