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.
Posted on 2012/10/03 by ExMergere
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President Islam Karimov of Uzbekistan has upped his rhetoric against neighboring Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, warning that their efforts to build hydroelectric power stations on rivers upstream could spark war.