The SALAM Initiative- Resolving the Water Deficit Problem in the Middle EastThe SALAM Initiative develops transboundary strategies for the resol...The SALAM Initiative- Resolving the Water Deficit Problem in the Middle East
The SALAM Initiative develops transboundary strategies for the resolution of the water deficit problem in the Middle East. It comprises 20 partner institutions from Germany, Israel, Jordan, and Palestine.
This research is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). Running from February 2020 to July 2022, the project was coordinated by the University of Göttingen and Rusteberg Water Consulting.
More information at https://www.iwrm-salam.de/
0:00 Challenges in regional water management
0:43 Israel’s adaptation to water scarcity
1:12 Water deficits in Jordan and Palestine
1:41 The SALAM Initiative
2:11 Seawater desalination
2:49 Water transfer
3:17 Water storage
4:01 Managed aquifer recharge
4:37 Wastewater reuse
5:19 Products and tools
6:10 Implementation by cooperation