The Shortage Of Water Shortage

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Kuwait offers its citizens free education, including free food, clothing, books, stationery, and transportation, from kindergarten through the fourth year of college, so it is reasonable that literacy rate of total population is 96.3% (Central Intelligence Agency.) This phenomenon helps Kuwait save water, since people in the country having high education have the idea that water is precious for them and save water as possible as they can avoiding to waste. Furthermore, this policy enhances the chance of cultivating high-tech talents who can research and develop new techniques to relieve or solve water shortage. The Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, founded in 1967 at Safat, promotes and conducts scientific research in the fields of food resources, water resources, oil sector support, and environmental studies (Kuwait – Science and technology).
To some extent, building public infrastructures can relive the pressure of water shortage. For instance, Kuwait has approved the construction of a series of desalination facilities and other infrastructure projects worth a total of around 3 billion Kuwaiti dinars ($9.9 billion), the finance ministry said on Saturday (Reuters, 2015). If these infrastructure projects are finished, it will benefit to both Kuwaiti and Kuwait. Another example is that Kuwait upgrade transforms Kuwait WWTP which will improve the plant 's production capacity from 375,000 to 600,000 cubic meters per day, making it the largest facility of its kind in…

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