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Iranian flag and cyber code [Illustrative]
Security cabinet: Israel didn't expect Iranian cyberattack on water system

'This was an attack that goes against all codes, even in war. This is an attack that cannot be done.'

10/05/2020
SHAFDAN WASTEWATER treatment plant.
Using Israeli technology to live in a water-stressed world

“Today we live in a water-stressed world. It’s not just Africa and India that are suffering from a shortage of water – it is all over the world.”

May rains on the Kinneret, May 5, 2020
Israel experiences rare second year of above-average rainfall

The last time two years were recorded with rainfall at this high of a level above average was from 1986-1988.

05/05/2020
Is there now too much water in the Kinneret?

ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS: If the water crosses the "upper red line," it might cause flooding in the surrounding city of Tiberias and infrastructure.

By SARAH VORSANGER/ZAVIT , DOMINIK DOEHLER
24/04/2020
water facet
Bar Ilan develops tech to turn tap water into coronavirus disinfectant

The disinfectant is environmentally friendly, safe for human use, and is even being investigated for use in wound care.

By CELIA JEAN
23/04/2020
Kinneret water level continues to rise, April 16, 2020
New canal to flow water from Kinneret to Jordan River as water level rises

In February, the Water Authority announced that it would open the dam in late March if the Kinneret reached 20 centimeters below the upper red line.

16/04/2020
PEOPLE ON paddle boards float on Lake Kinneret in 2016. It is Israel’s major surface fresh-water sou
Why a full Kinneret means more than just hydrology

After an abundant rain hit Israel over the last weekend, the Water Authority announced that the level of its waters reached its full capacity, marking a record since 2004.

PEOPLE ON paddle boards float on Lake Kinneret in 2016. It is Israel’s major surface fresh-water sou
Kinneret water level rises by 6 cm over weekend

The Degania Dam is expected to be partially opened at the beginning of May in order to prevent flooding.

12/04/2020
COVID-19: The situation in Africa is worse than it seems

Millions across Africa spend six hours each day collecting contaminated water. The lack of access to water and hygiene puts these communities at the greatest risk, if COVID-19 reaches their villages.

By SIVAN YA'ARI
11/04/2020
Ellen Page's documentary examines 'environmental racism'

The film gives a platform to women of color on the front lines of resistance to these disastrous environmental impacts.

By MICHAEL ORDONA/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS
02/04/2020
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