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How Big is the Blue Economy?

By |June 7th, 2017|NEWS|

Opportunities for environmentally sustainable careers in the blue economy are growing and the maritime sector desperately needs educated and highly-skilled professionals. Maritime industries are seeking [...]

Shared Water, Contested Water: The Middle East

By |May 2nd, 2017|REGIONS, REGIONS_ARTICLES|

Sharing the Contested Waters of the Middle East In 1988, the Egyptian Foreign Minister Boutros Boutros-Ghali said that the next war in the Middle East would be [...]

Shared Waters, Shared Responsibility: Europe

By |April 25th, 2017|REGIONS_ARTICLES|

Governance of Europe's Waters The European Water Framework Directive is a successful – although imperfect – model for international management and the protection of water supplies and natural [...]

Water Cost in Southern Spain

By |April 18th, 2017|General|

The Price of Watering Europe's Southern Plains Farmers in south-eastern Spain are complaining of water shortages and say they will go out of business by the end [...]

Albania’s Vjosa River Controversy

By |April 11th, 2017|REGIONS, REGIONS_ARTICLES|

Damming the Wild Rivers of Albania Plans to build a series of dams and hydropower plants on the Vjosa River in  Albania have unleashed a heated debate across Europe, as hydropower potential is weighed up against ecological considerations. The Vjosa River [...]

Saudi Arabia’s Search for a More Sustainable Water Culture

By |April 4th, 2017|REGIONS, REGIONS_ARTICLES|

Saudi Arabia’s Great Thirst Years of massive over-exploitation have severely depleted Saudi Arabia’s water resources. The government is now taking steps to curb consumption in all sectors but public [...]

Building Climate Change Resilience

By |March 30th, 2017|REGIONS, REGIONS_ARTICLES|

Building resilience can help vulnerable rural communities face the challenge of climate change. Changing weather patterns and growing pressure on natural resources are making it increasingly important to prioritize environmental [...]

Jordan’s Water Scarcity

By |March 28th, 2017|REGIONS, REGIONS_ARTICLES|

Tackling Water Scarcity in Jordan Massive population growth, the expansion of agricultural activities and inefficient water use over the past 60 years have plunged Jordan into a deepening [...]

Egypt’s Water Sustainability Part II: Alexandria’s Water History

By |March 21st, 2017|REGIONS, REGIONS_ARTICLES|

Alexandria’s Water Supply Through History Alexandria has struggled to provide a regular and clean supply of fresh water to its citizens since medieval times. Founded in 331 BC [...]

Liquidity

By |March 14th, 2017|VIEWS|

Water is the very foundation of life on Earth; the life source for all that exists and thrives on Planet Earth and yet we treat Her [...]

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