World Day against the drought, a call to promote efficient use of water.

World Day against the drought, a call to promote efficient use of water. Published MinCI, 17/06/2014, Venezuela. Near 1500 million people around the world live on land in the process of degradation, and 42% of the planet’s poorest inhabitants survive in areas already degraded. Desertification…

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The European Union require more water resources management.

Juan G. R. The European Union require more water resources management. Water and Irrigation. Vol: 4, No. 1: 3-4, January, 2013, Spain. The extreme water stress is characteristic of most part of the territory of Spain, from the eastern and Mediterranean zone of France, Cyprus,…

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Water Cooperation now an imperative according to world leaders

Water Cooperation now an imperative according to world leaders  UNESCO, WATER- Natural Sciences Sector, 22.06.2012. A side event organized by UNESCO and UN Water called the attention of World Leaders on the topic of Water Cooperation during the Rio+20 conference on 19 June 2012. UNESCO…

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The Spanish agricultural sector needs to improve profitability and water management.

Juan G. R. The Spanish agricultural sector needs to improve profitability and water management.  Water and Irrigation Volume: 3, No. 1: 2-3, 2012, Spain. During the past 12 years of this century in the period 2000 to 2012, prices paid to producers of agricultural products…

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Not rule out tensions between Mexico and the United States by water shortages.

Perez C. Not rule out tensions between Mexico and the United States by water shortages.  Newspaper La Jornada: 26/02/2012. Mexico City. If climate trends continue and worsen the drought does not rule out further tensions between Mexico and the United States by the scarcity of…

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Promotion of knowledge about the Nubian aquifer.

P. Aggarwal, Boussaha A. Promotion of knowledge about the Nubian aquifer.                    1 September 2005. The Nubian aquifer, shared by Chad, Egypt, Libya and Sudan, is important as a source of drinking water and irrigation. The ancient waters of the Nubian aquifer extends approximately two million…

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Adapting agricultural water to climate change.

Adapting agricultural water to climate change.                                Published:Overseas Development Institute. United Kingdom  www.scidev.net15/9/ 2010/. United Kingdom This policy brief, published by the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), examines the relationship between climate change, water and food security and outlines potential adaptation strategies and policy priorities for developing…

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