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News Sweden: Governments Must Invest More in Anti-Water Scarcity Measures, according to SIWI

To meet the challenge of global water scarcity, the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) will on Monday, August 13, call for governments around the world to better manage how they use their existing water resources, taking necessary and sometimes painful measures to decrease losses in water delivery infrastructure and irrigation, to cut subsidies to agriculture, and to put in place realistic water-pricing measures – all before attempting to boost water supplies.

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News type Inbrief
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Source of information SIWI
Keyword(s) water scarcity
Geographical coverage Sweden
News date 10/08/2007
Working language(s) ENGLISH