Water challenges for India: dependent on others’ resources

India’s Water Scarcity Poses Major Long-Term Risks

The issue of water shortages is likely to become more prominent over the coming decades, as the world’s population rises and economic activity increases. In fact, water scarcity is likely to become a major security risk in several parts of the world, as we discuss in our Defence & Security reports. Meanwhile, BMI recently published an article on the impact of water shortages on India’s agriculture.