Why is piracy rampant around Somalia? By Swaty Prakash | 29 Mar 2010
Somalia's pirates have unleashed a spate of attacks and abductions in the last few years and the world is beginning to wake up to the menace. However, the root of the problem goes much deeper.
Sustained pollution of major rivers; continuous decline in groundwater reserves; priority allocation to non-consumptive sectors; and, growing disparity in water distribution only indicates that the worst is still to come!..