Tag: Water Scarcity

King of Morocco Delivers Speech to Parliament on Occasion of Opening of 1st Session of 2nd Legislative Year

October 14, 2022

King Mohammed VI of Morocco, accompanied by Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan, delivered, on Friday, a speech to the Parliament on the occasion of the ... Read More

Morocco to operate 20 desalination plants by 2030

May 17, 2022

Morocco plans the setting up of 20 desalination plants by 2030 to deal with water scarcity, water minister Nizar Baraka said. The decision will help ... Read More

MENA: 90 PC of children live in areas suffering from water scarcity (UNICEF)

August 24, 2021

Nearly 9 out of 10 children in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region live in areas of high or extremely high water stress ... Read More

After ATMs and foodstuff, Algerians now queue for water

July 1, 2021

Algeria’s long queues seem to be there to stay fueling the wrath of a people that has suffered in recent days from a liquidity crisis, ... Read More

Algeria: three people killed, several injured in demonstration in Tinzaouatine

June 16, 2020

At least three people were killed and several others were wounded on Monday, June 15 in Tinzaouatine, province of Tamanrasset, by elements of the Algerian ... Read More

Morocco to Build more Dams across the Country to Face Water Scarcity Challenge

June 6, 2018

King Mohammed VI gave instructions to the concerned departments to launch the construction of dams of different sizes across the country to secure to the ... Read More

Water Scarcity in MENA region, FAO Rings Alarm Bell

March 13, 2017

The Food and Agriculture Agency of the UN (FAO) called for the adoption of immediate response to the dangers that may result from the rapidly ... Read More