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Event Addresses Connection Between Food, Water Security

Woodrow Wilson Center’s Environmental Change and Security Program’s “New Security Beat”: Better Water Security Translates into Better Food Security Kyla Peterson, environmental change and security intern at the Wilson Center, discusses remarks from panelists at a recent event addressing the connections between food and water security, which was sponsored by…

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International Community Should Devise Innovative, Sustainable, Scalable Solutions To Water Scarcity In MENA Region, Sustainability Expert Says

World Economic Forum: Water scarcity is a growing problem across the Middle East. Is this how we solve it? Ibrahim Al-Zu’bi, chief sustainability officer at Majid Al Futtaim Holding, discusses water scarcity in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, writing, “Unless we devise multiple innovative, sustainable, and scalable…

Experts Discuss Link Between Women’s Empowerment, Water At World Water Day Event

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U.S. Announces More Than $61M In Additional Humanitarian Assistance For Afghan Refugees

USAID: United States Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for Afghans Affected by Conflict, Drought, and Other Natural Disasters “The United States announced more than $61 million in additional humanitarian assistance to meet the needs of vulnerable communities, displaced persons, and returning refugees across Afghanistan, as well as Afghan refugees in the…