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EU helps tackle water wars in Africa

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EU helps tackle water wars in Africa
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Across northeast Africa, an enduring shortage of water has resulted in extreme poverty and generations of conflict.

The region – also known as the Horn of Africa – is no stranger to natural disasters and swings from torrential downpours to droughts.

But these days it is hoped that by learning how to develop and manage access to water, wars over the life-giving resource will come to an end.