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Iran hit by extreme water stress

August 3, 2021

Severe lack of water in Iran is sparking civil and political unrest, BBC reports.

Iran is just one of the countries to experience extremely high water stress by the end of this decade. But it's not the only one. Many other countries will also experience water stress in this decade due to overexploitation of water reserves, lack of control over water use and decreasing precipitation.

The feasible adaptation strategy lies in digitalization and data - better management of water use and data-driven investment decisions.

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