Running on Empty: Pakistan's Water Crisis
In a nation facing many challenges, Pakistan’s crisis of water resources stands out. This publication, edited by Asia Program associate Michael Kugelman and director Robert M. Hathaway, examines the rural and urban manifestations of Pakistan’s water problems, and offers recommendations to alleviate the country’s widespread water stress.
About the Authors
Former Director, Asia Program, Woodrow Wilson Center; Former Public Policy Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center
Former Acting Director and Senior Advisor, Office of Health, USAID Mission in Islamabad, Pakistan
Sarah J. Halvorson
Simi Sadaf Kamal
Shams ul Mulk
James L. Wescoat Jr.
The Asia Program promotes policy debate and intellectual discussions on U.S. interests in the Asia-Pacific as well as political, economic, security, and social issues relating to the world’s most populous and economically dynamic region. Read more