How water, rather than oil, could spark conflict in the Middle East

With 5% of the world’s population but only 1% of global freshwater, the Middle East has long been identified as a geography with key potential flashpoints for water conflict. Long-running disputes simmer over the damming of the Tigris and Euphrates by Turkey and Syria upstream of Iraq, the offtake from the River Jordan by Israel, … Continue reading ‘The next-generation of startups deserves more’ – Wise co-founder launches investment platform Plural