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Prof. Tony Allan

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Professor Emeritus, King’s College London and School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

Prof. Tony Allan heads the London Water Research Group at King's College London and SOAS. He specialises in the analysis of water resources in semi-arid regions and on the role of global systems in ameliorating local and regional water deficits. He coined the concept of virtual water and provides advice to governments and agencies especially in the Middle East on water policy and water policy reform.