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Interconnected Threat: Environment and Resource Scarcity

Cited from In 2025, 1.8 billion people will suffer water scarcity. Two-third population in the future will suffer water stress. Cited from WWF website, Earth only has 3% of fresh water and 2/3 of those percentages are containing in glacier. 1,087 more words

Geopolitics

Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt was the preeminent civilization in North Africa, the Mediterranean and Middle East for nearly 3,000 years, from 3100 BC to 332 BC.

The River Nile’s predictable flooding along with controlled irrigation systems allowed for flourishing agriculture (primarily wheat and barley) and large food surpluses, and subsequently, denser populations, and much social, cultural and economic development. 263 more words