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Water Scarcity in Africa

Water Scarcity in Africa

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Food Security and Lack of Water in the African Continent.
Food Security and Lack of Water in the African Continent.

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Water Scarcity and Food Security along the Nile
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Watercarcityandfoodecurityalongtheile
Politics,populationincreaseandclimatechange
Terje Oestigaard
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Terje Oestigaard
IxI m:iver basinshared water resourcesWater shortageFood securityPopulation growthCliate changeeopoliticsInternational agreeentsegional developentile iverhe opinions epressed in this volue are those of the authorand do not necessarily reflect the views of the ordiska Afrikainstitutet.I 0280-2171IB 978-91-7106-722-7© he author and ordiska Afrikainstitutet 2012Production: Byrå4Print on deand, Lightning ource UK Ltd.
 
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Water Scarcity and Food Security along the Nile
Contents
Foreword ...............................................................................................................................5Chapter 1 Introduction ...........................................................................................................7Chapter 2 he global contet: Water and food scarcity? ............................................................14Chapter 3 he iver ile and the need for water .......................................................................25Chapter 4 Agreeents and disagreeents ..............................................................................34Chapter 5 Cliate change, water systes and developent.......................................................45Chapter 6 Water and food production in the ile Basin...............................................................55Chapter 7 Virtual water, water wars and water riots ..................................................................68Chapter 8 Future challenges and uncertainties – political iplications?........................................78eferences ..........................................................................................................................82
List of figures and tables
Figure 1 map of the ile Basin. ource: siteresources.worldbank.org ............................................9able 1 Area of BI eber states and the area within the basin ................................................27able 2 Population in the ile Basin Countries (U projections) ....................................................31able 3 Population in the ile Basin Countries (U projections) ....................................................31able 4 ural population, poverty headcount ratio at national poverty line and rossational Incoe per capita in ile Basin countries ..........................................................32

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