International researchers from 14 institutions met in Nicosia (Cyprus) on the 10th and 11th of December to present and debate the results of studies on water, conflict and security conducted in the past three years in a variety of locations in the Mediterranean, Middle East and Sahel under the CL
Gafsa region in the south of Tunisia was once an oasis; today the phosphate industry has plunged it into a water crisis.
Stockholm, 30 August 2012 - Last May the European Commission reported that scores of infrastructure projects in the Gaza Strip, financed mostly by the European Union, have been damaged or destroyed, wittingly or unwittingly, by Israeli military forces in the ongoing conflict in the Palestinian Oc
Beirut, 24 August 2012 - Greenpeace Lebanon warned Thursday that there are hundreds of dangerous chemicals in the waters off the country, which pose dangers to people and the environment.
Water as a Casualty of Conflict: Threats to Business and Society in High-Risk Areas. San Francisco: Pacific Institute.
Water Challenges and Cooperative Response in the Middle East and North Africa. Washington, DC: The Brookings Institution.
Managing Blue Gold. New Perspectives on Water Security in the Levantine Middle East. Helsinki: Finnish Institute of International Affairs.
Regional Water Cooperation and Peacebuilding. A case study from the Middle East. Brussels: Initiative for Peacebuilding.
World’s top 10 rivers at risk. WWF International. Gland, Switzerland.
Water Scarcity Challenges in the Middle East and North Africa. Stockholm: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)/Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI).