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Mideast: Growing Urbanisation Worsens Water Scarcity, Food Imports (IPS)

May 24, 2017

An IPS article covered an IFPRI-facilitated seminar in Cairo on food security and rapid urbanization. Clemens Breisinger, senior research fellow, provided context on the challenges facing the region, which include food import dependency, population growth, and water scarcity.