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World Water Actions: Making Water Flow for All

Francois Guerquin - Law - 2010 - 202 pages
This text is divided into three parts. Part I focuses on the need for management to assess the challenges of water scarcity and plan changes based on proper valuation and ...
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Impending Global Water Crisis

Jeevan Nair (ed.) - Water - 2009 - 252 pages
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Challenges of the New Water Policies for the XXI Century: Proceedings of the ...

Enrique Cabrera, Ricardo Cobacho - Science - 2004 - 256 pages
The concept of sustainable development appeared almost twenty years ago, adapting traditional policies to new circumstances, and promoting progress capable of satisfying the ...
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Water and the Future of Humanity: Revisiting Water Security

Gulbenkian Think Tank on Water and the Future of Humanity - Nature - 2013 - 262 pages
This unique, engaging, and highly authoritative volume enlightens readers on changes needed in the way society accesses, provides, and uses water. It further shines a light on ...
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World Water Vision: Making Water Everybody's Business

William J. Cosgrove, Frank R. Rijsberman - Business & Economics - 2014 - 136 pages
More than a billion people cannot get safe drinking water; half the world's population does not have adequate sanitation; within a generation over three billion will be ...
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Will the World Run Out of Fresh Water?

Debra A. Miller - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2007 - 128 pages
Provides essays that cover varying opinions on the world water supply, discussing the effect of global warming, the extent of the problem, and privatization.
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The World's Water 2004-2005: The Biennial Report on Freshwater Resources

Peter H. Gleick - Nature - 2004 - 262 pages
The quality and availability of fresh water are of critical importance to human and ecosystem health. Given its central role in the functioning of all living systems, water is ...
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Rethinking Water Management: Innovative Approaches to Contemporary Issues

Caroline Figueres, Johan Rockstrom, Cecilia Tortajada - Law - 2012 - 224 pages
If water resources are to be distributed efficiently, equitably and cost-effectively in this rapidly changing world, then it is clear that current water management practices ...
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