|Manu||Date: Thursday, 22-June-2017, 9:07 PM | Message # 1|
Niger’s water crisis hits farmers
About half of Niger’s 20 million population do not have access to a safe supply of drinking water.
In the country’s most fertile region called Agadez, severe water shortages are causing farmers to struggle. And inadequate irrigation systems are helping to push food prices higher.
Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan reports