Israel

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Israel is part of:
Arab States · Middle East · Western Asia ·
Water Basins of Israel:
Jordan-Dead Sea · Wadi Al Izziyah ·
Facts & Figures edit
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Capital Jerusalem
Neighbouring Countries Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
Total Area 20,770 km2
  - Water 440 km2 (2.12%) / 212 m2/ha
  - Land 20,330 km2
Coastline 273 km
Population 7,180,000 (325 inhab./km2)
HDIA 0.930 (2007)
Gini CoefficientA 39.2 (1995)
Nominal GDPB $188,700 million
GDP (PPP) Per CapitaB $28,900
National UN Presence n/a
Land UseC
  - Cultivated Land 3,930 km2 (19.33%)
     - Arable 3,141 km2 (15.45%)
     - Permanent Crops 789 km2 (3.88%)
     - Irrigated 1,940 km2
  - Non cultivated km2 (80.67%)
Average Annual RainfallD 435 mm
Renewable Water ResourcesE 1.7 km3
Water WithdrawalsF 2.05 km3/yr
  - For Agricultural Use 62%
  - For Domestic Use 31%
  - For Industrial Use 7%
  - Per Capita 337 m3
Population with safe access to
  - Improved Water Source 100%
     - Urban population 100%
     - Rural population 100%
  - Improved Sanitation n/a
     - Urban population 100%
     - Rural population n/a
References & Remarks
A UNDP Human Development Report
B CIA World Factbook and Wikipedia
C CIA World Factbook Country Profiles
D Aquastat - FAO's Information System on Water and Agriculture
E CIA World Factbook
F Earthtrends

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Articles

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Projects and Case Studies

Projects in or about Israel

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  1. Regional Water Banks Project (RWDBP) ‎(8,085 views) . . WikiBot
  2. Good Water Neighbors (GWN) Project ‎(12,562 views) . . WikiBot
  3. Water for Peace in the Middle East ‎(2,568 views) . . WikiBot
  4. Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance Study Program ‎(4,344 views) . . WikiBot
  5. Public Awareness and Water Conservation ‎(2,839 views) . . WikiBot
  6. Environmental management and planning as a tool for promoting sustainable coexistence between Israelis and Palestinians ‎(2,844 views) . . WikiBot
  7. CollectiveWater - From conflict to collective action: Institutional change and management options to govern trans-boundary water courses ‎(2,940 views) . . WikiBot


Case studies in or about Israel

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Publications

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Who is Who

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References

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External Resources

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