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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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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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Sustainable Development in South Asia

V.C. Pandey - Economic development - 2003 - 314 pages
This book elaborately describes the major issues of sustainable development in South Asian Countries. It includes the basic concepts, paradigms, policies, management and latest ...
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Impending Global Water Crisis

Jeevan Nair (ed.) - Water - 2009 - 252 pages
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Law for water management: a guide to concepts and effective approaches

Jessica Vapnek - Business & Economics - 2009 - 341 pages
In recent decades, increased population and economic development have put a strain on the world's supply of freshwater. More people require clean water for more uses, whilst ...
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The No-nonsense Guide to Water

Maggie Black - Nature - 2004 - 144 pages
Water sustains life: without it, humans cannot survive for more than a few days. And yet this precious fluid is becoming increasingly politicized as the debates about control ...
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Water: A Shared Responsibility

Unesco, World Water Assessment Programme (United Nations) - Science - 2006 - 584 pages
This illustrated report sets out a global review of the state of the world's freshwater resources, based on the collective work of 24 United Nations agencies, following on from ...
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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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Out of Water: From Abundance to Scarcity and How to Solve the World's Water ...

Colin Chartres, Samyuktha Varma - History - 2010 - 256 pages
From cities to biofuels, competition for water is accelerating. Climate change threatens to intensify the onset and severity of the water crisis in several regions of the ...
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