Geneva, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) Approximately half of the world's population experiences severe water shortage for at least part of the year, and this situation is expected to worsen, an authoritative source said.
Amman, Nov 2 (Prensa Latina) Rising temperatures, decreased rainfall and a rapid growth of the population due to the arrival of refugees from Syria, currently put Jordan facing an imminent collapse due to water shortage.
Damascus, Sep 23 (Prensa Latina) Syria's Minister of Water Resources, Tammam Raad, said Thursday that his country is facing increasing shortages of water resources due to climate change and the terrible consequences of war and blockade.
Washington, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) Just weeks into the new year, schools in the United States are struggling to fill essential jobs because low pay, few benefits and erratic schedules are keeping workers away, local newspaper reported on Thursday.
Luanda, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) Fostering the agroindustry is a cornerstone in Angola's strategy to diversify its economy and meet the population's food shortage, according to a forum convened by the government on Wednesday.