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Libya in agreement with Egypt, Chad and Sudan on sharing underground water

Libya in agreement with Egypt, Chad and Sudan on sharing underground water | Year 7 Water | Scoop.it
Tripoli, 20 September 2013: Libya, Egypt, Chad and Sudan have signed a UN-backed agreement  on the shared use of a massive underground aquifer system straddling the four countries known as the Nubian Sandstone Aquifer System.

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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, October 15, 2013 5:33 AM

CD - The nature of water scarcity and ways of overcoming it, including studies drawn from Australia and West Asia and/or North Africa.

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Severe Drought, Wildfires Threaten Water Resources

Scientists say severe, prolonged drought and soaring temperatures were major factors in the wildfires that destroyed thousands of hectares of forest and wood...
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Innovative means of increasing water resources in North Sinai

The water supply system of Bir Gifgafa, North Sinai: how Bedouin inhabitants of the village of Bir Gifgafa were relieved by water scarcity thanks to the succ...
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Water management in times of scarcity and climate change

A project of the National Research Programme "Sustainable water management" (NRP 61). Prof. Rolf Weingartner presents the research work carried out in the sc...
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Water: Is there enough for tomorrow? - Part 1

The video focuses on water scarcity and the value of water conservation. Moreover, it looks at the principles of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM)...
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European Report on Development: Confronting Scarcity

Kenya's Lake Naivasha Basin is the centrepiece of a unique development experiment. It serves a vast horticulture industry, market gardens, small farms, and a...
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Murray Darling Griffiths Water a public relations diaster over scarce water resources

Griffiths saw the rural population turned out in force to first hear what the Murray Darling Basin Authority had to tell them about the savage cuts to their ...
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DHI Annual Report 2011 - Sustainable integrated water management in the cities

DHI Annual Report 2011 - Sustainable integrated water management in the cities - by Cecilia Wennberg, Group Executive, Sustainable Cities Rapid urbanisation ...
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Water Scarcity: a shortage of water or a shortage of ideas?

Professor Mark New 'Water Crises', 'Water Wars', 'Peak Water' and many more phrases have been used in recent years to suggest that a growing population and i...
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Vanuatuan farmers adapt their agriculture on climate change | Global Ideas

The island republic of Vanuatu in the South Pacific ocean is running out of time. The island's residents are hard hit by floods, cyclones, coastal erosion an...
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NSERC Presents 2 Minutes With Howard Wheater

Howard Wheater is Canada Excellence Research Chair in Water Security at the University of Saskatchewan and leads the university's Global Institute for Water ...
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Cordaid and adaption to climate change: Signs of hope:3

Signs of hope: A community managed climate adaptation initiative. Apart from causing frequent droughts, global warming has resulted in unpredictable rainfall...
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