grandalmaz.com.u12608.th4.vps-private.net/modules And the battles of tomorrow may be over water. Nowhere is the danger greater than in Asia. Many of its water sources cross national boundaries, creating the potential for international conflict as supplies dwindle.
Now global warming is raising the stakes further, causing rising sea levels, more severe floods and droughts, and the melting of the glaciers in the Tibetan plateau. The water security challenges facing China and India in particular have consequences not just for the two rising powers, but for Asia as a whole.
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How policy-makers manage that demand and deal with cross-border water conflicts deserves greater attention. Discussants also highlighted how water security challenges interact with those involving energy and food security, disrupting economies, governments and environments and imposing further hardships on the poor.
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Ranging widely across the region, this forcefully written study warns of a growing risk of interstate conflicts over water. Hrair Dekmejian and Hovann H. Malike perform a similar analysis for riparian issues in South Asia. Jennifer L. While Asian economies are coming together, its politics are more divided.
Matthew S. Stumpf Director - Asia Society, Washington.