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4 ways you can take action on the Middle East and North Africa water crisis

The Stimson Center's Russell Sticklor argues in a recent op-ed for the Monitor that more attention must be paid to a looming water crisis in the Middle East and North Africa. Here, Sticklor offers four ways that individuals can learn about and help combat water scarcity.

- The Commentary editorsOct. 3, 2013

2. Save water at home

Implement easy water-saving tactics around your home to improve water-use efficiency, cut costs, and save energy. Water recycling and low-flow toilets are some common means that households use to reduce their water footprint.

The US Department of Energy provides a Guide to Home Water Efficiency with several good tips.


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