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Article of interest:

Posted: 2013-07-03  Type: News

 "Changing the nature of transboundary water agreements: the Israeli–Palestinian case"

This abridged version of the proposal developed for Friends of the Earth Middle East presents the design for an agreement between Israelis and Palestinians to share water in a physically realistic, ecologically sustainable and socially equitable manner. Existing arrangements are, at best, inadequate and, in some cases, counterproductive. The proposal relies upon ongoing monitoring and mediation to achieve equitable and sustainable use. It presents why and how an agreement on water can be reached now, before resolving the full range of issues required in a Final Status Agreement between Israel and Palestine.

Link to the article: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/02508060.2013.810038

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