ISSN: 1817-5880

Author : Lecturer Ban Ali Al Mashehadany, Assist

Water security for GCC and Iraq

Assist Lecturer Ban Ali Al Mashehadany

Gulf Economist, Volume 29, Issue 23, Pages 204-229

Water is a major Substrate upon which depend all of the social , economic and civilization growth .Also , it is a vital factor in achieving arabic food security it is expected that the demand on water will reach to more than 32,5 miliar m3 in GCC by 2025 . These countries suffers from water deficit mounts to 15 miliar m3 yearly , and it is expected that the individual share will reach to less than 500m3 by 2025 .In Iraq , water balance status is stable when the water resources gab will decline to (46,5) in2025.