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RI water services suffering from a lack of governance

  • Mohamad Mova Al ‘Afghani

Dundee, UK | Tue, March 30 2010 | 09:48 am

PREMIUM From more than 300 water utilities currently operating, only a quarter is said to be financially healthy. The rest is either suffering from high debts or continuously failing to be able to cover its costs. Meanwhile, the population keeps increasing and the quality of water from surface and groundwater sources is rapidly decreasing due to deforestation, pollution, saltwater intrusion and other prob...