Jordan Valley – the hidden occupation. Part 2.

Read the latest report from the Jordan Valley about how access to water severely restricted for Palestinians living under occupation.

EAPPI UK and Ireland Eyewitness Blog

“There is no country on this planet where it is forbidden to drink water, except Palestine.”

– Resident of Khirbet Artuf.

A Makarot water silo in the Jordan Valley. Credit: EAPPI/P Hughes A Makarot water silo in the Jordan Valley. Credit: EAPPI/P Hughes

According to local NGO Maan, the average Palestinian daily consumption of water is about 70 litres per person, well below the 100 litres recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) to cover domestic and public service needs.

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