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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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Blue Gold: The Battle Against Corporate Theft of the World's Water

Maude Barlow, Tony Clarke - Globalization - 2003 - 296 pages
International tensions around water are rising in many of the world's most volatile regions. The policy recipe pursued by the West, and imposed on governments elsewhere, is to ...
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Impending Global Water Crisis

Jeevan Nair (ed.) - Water - 2009 - 252 pages
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World Water Actions: Making Water Flow for All

François Guerquin, World Water Council - Political Science - 2003 - 174 pages
Award: The Growing Up in Cities project has won the 2002 EDRA/Places Research Award - out of 115 candidates. EDRA is the Environmental Design Research Association and Places 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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Whose Water is It?: The Unquenchable Thirst of a Water-hungry World

Bernadette McDonald, Douglas Jehl - Nature - 2003 - 232 pages
Addressing threats to the world's water supply, this collection of essays by noted scientists, activists, water managers, and environmental writers discusses the growing ...
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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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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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