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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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Impending Global Water Crisis

Jeevan Nair (ed.) - Water - 2009 - 252 pages
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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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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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Rethinking Water Management: Innovative Approaches to Contemporary Issues

Caroline Figueres, Johan Rockstro ̈m, Cecilia Tortajada - Business & Economics - 2012 - 242 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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Water and the Future of Humanity: Revisiting Water Security

Gulbenkian Think Tank on Water and the Future of Humanity - Science - 2013 - 241 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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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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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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