Al Auja village is a particularly tragic example of economic problems caused by severe water shortages in the Palestinian territories as a whole. In order for Al Auja to begin rehabilitation toward the prosperity of its “green” age, there needs to be other initiatives and opportunities for employment that are both economically and environmentally beneficial. […]
In discussions about water saving, people usually talk about how much water is saved when a new technology is implemented. The discussion often ends here. It is assumed that the water saved will have positive impacts on the environment and security, but might there be anything more?