Author

Kaveh Madani

Kaveh Madani

Visiting Fellow, Yale University

Avoiding water bankruptcy in the Southwest: What the US and Iran can learn from each other

By: , , and - October 21, 2021

The 2021 water year ended on Sept. 30, and it was another hot, dry year in the western U.S., with almost the entire region in drought. Reservoirs vital for farms, communities and hydropower have fallen to dangerous lows. The biggest blow came in August, when the U.S. government issued its first ever water shortage declaration […]