israel jordan water

Jordan Valley

Can climate change bring Israel and Jordan closer together?

If Israel and Jordan do decide to further their trading relationship, the two countries will have much to benefit.

By DAVID HARARY , BRIAN MALCZYK
16/05/2018

Jordan to go ahead with Red-Dead water project despite Israel withdrawal

A total of 85-100mcm of water will be desalinated every year, while the seawater will be pumped out from an intake located in the north of the Gulf of Aqaba.

By HANA NAMROUQA/JORDAN TIMES
12/02/2018
International volunteer working on a fishing boat on the Kinneret

Israel's liquid asset

No longer the economic challenge and strategic obsession it has been since the Jewish state’s inception, water has been trickling its way back into Israel’s evaporating lakes.

A pool on the southern shores of the Dead Sea on the Jordanian side

Are diplomatic tensions sinking prospects of Israel-Jordan water project?

Jordanian experts say kingdom must forge ahead with Red Sea-Dead Sea canal despite Jerusalem's threats.

By REUTERS
20/11/2017
Jordan River

Israel - A regional water superpower

Israel is the world's leader in water reclamation with 87% of its wastewater undergoing purification and reuse for agriculture.

By NATAN ODENHEIMER
13/05/2017
Kinneret

'Trump should use water to make Middle East peace'

Cabinet’s most right-wing minister touts ‘economic peace’ as way for US president to advance regional ties.

Israel finance

The rain that pays for itself

Jerusalem has approximately 896,112 sq.m. of roof space on public buildings, which could yield a water saving of 384,253 cu.m. annually.

By MIMI KAPLAN
30/03/2017
Teddy Park’s fountain water show

A fresh look at Israeli/Palestinian freshwater issues

With meaningful effort from both sides, the EcoPeace proposal can be a stepping stone for a long-term solution to water problems in the region.

By WENDY BLEO GIOSUÈ JACOBS , ROBERT CLEO GIOSUÈ BORDONE , HRAFNHILDUR BRAGADOTTIR
19/12/2016
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