Inadequate drought control

Other Names:
Lack of attention to drought mitigation
Insufficient drought relief measures

During a drought crisis in northern Mexico in 1995, the government cut water supplies to local farmers while ensuring emergency supplies to the mostly foreign-controlled industries in the region.

Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 15: Life on Land
Date of last update
20.05.2019 – 17:55 CEST