In 1997, the World Bank described the water situation in Gaza as an “emergency state of affairs”. Yet nearly 20 years on, the levels of pumping have only increased, pollution has worsened and large parts of the water infrastructure in the area have been damaged or destroyed. Why was Gaza’s “emergency state of affairs” left to deteriorate beyond the point of repair?
Results for Tag: UN Report
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Why is There a Water Crisis in Gaza?
September 22, 2015
Gaza Strip Residents Face Daily Struggle for Water
February 10, 2015