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.

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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