“A new report about the state of the environment in the Arab world warns of fresh water scarcity, desertification, air quality and marine pollution among the top challenges facing the countries in the region.”
“ARAB countries must take urgent action to tackle environment problems, through improved legislation and the allocation of bigger budgets, say environmentalists.
Efforts must be directed to solve the main environmental issues: fresh water scarcity, desertification, air quality and marine pollution.
The findings were revealed in a 260-page report, Arab Environment: Future Challenges, which was released in Bahrain yesterday.”
The report was written by the Arab Forum on Environment and Development — and they haven’t yet posted the report online