Middle Eastern Water Crisis

and solution

Countries that suffer and their population

Iran-78,778,000

Iraq-36,575,000

Saudi Arabia-31,521,000

Syria-23,270,000

Yemen-26,745,000

3 Stats about the Middle East



  • Lake Urmia in Iran has lost 95 percent of its water in recent decades.
  • Egypt has rising coastline which threatens to submerge the country
  • Some professors say Pakistan will be a "water starved country by 2022."

Summary of the problem and a possible solution

Problem-they don't have enough water.They live in a dessert where water is hard to get. We could send them water or maybe make man made rivers. They can also just leave the middle east and go some where else.