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Comprising 11 of the 17 most water-stressed countries in the world, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is considered the most water-scarce region in the world, according to UNICEF.

“Population growth, economic development efforts, and climate change are the main reasons behind Egypt’s water scarcity,” said Javier Mateo-Sagasta, senior researcher, coordinator of water quality and project leader at ReWater MENA.

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