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The Ganges basin provides essential water for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and cooling of power generation facilities. Changes in the water availability induced by global climate change will impact on economic development as well as human life in this basin and beyond. Water competition among major consumers will become fiercer in the...
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Author:
Sangam
Shrestha
Vishnu
Pandey
Oranuj
Lorphensri
Dian
Sisinggih
Bui Tran
Vuong
Muhammad
Basharat
Today, 54% of the world’s population live in urban areas, a proportion that is expected to increase to 66% by 2050. Major cities and municipalities in the region rely either fully or partially on groundwater. Four highly relevant Asian cities (Bangkok, Bandung, Ho Chi Minh and Lahore) were selected which bear groundwater dependency in the range of...
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Water and energy are two fundamental elements for achieving sustainable development in South Asia, a region facing many challenges of achieving the sustainable development goals under resource constraints. Water and energy are inherently inter‐dependent which requires a nexus perspective to address their synergy. However, sectoral approaches have...
Research Report
Author:
Devesh
Sharma
Water and energy are two fundamental elements for achieving sustainable development in South Asia, a region facing many challenges of achieving the sustainable development goals under resource constraints. Water and energy are inherently inter‐dependent which requires a nexus perspective to address their synergy. However, sectoral approaches have...
Research Report
Author:
Tarekul
Islam
Water and energy are two fundamental elements for achieving sustainable development in South Asia, a region facing many challenges of achieving the sustainable development goals under resource constraints. Water and energy are inherently inter‐dependent which requires a nexus perspective to address their synergy. However, sectoral approaches have...
Research Report
Author:
Rabin
Malla
Water and energy are two fundamental elements for achieving sustainable development in South Asia, a region facing many challenges of achieving the sustainable development goals under resource constraints. Water and energy are inherently inter‐dependent which requires a nexus perspective to address their synergy. However, sectoral approaches have...
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Groundwater Governance - A Global Framework for Action (2011-2014) is a joint project supported by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and implemented by the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO), jointly with UNESCO's International Hydrological Programme (UNESCO-IHP), the International Association of Hydrologists (IAH)...
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ajianiokeru tansuishigenkanrikenkyukai
21世紀はしばしば「水の世紀」と言われる。淡水資源の質および量における持続的利用と管理は、持続可能な開発に関する最近の国際社会において議論の中心課題のひとつとなっている。1992年ダブリンで開催された「水と環境に関する国際会議」以降、従来の分野別の行政対応を越えた「統合的な水管理」の重要性が指摘されるなど、淡水資源管理の新たな理念が示されつつある。昨年のヨハネスブルグサミットでも、水問題は大きな課題として議論されたが、その具体的の方策については、いまだ十分な検討がなされているとは言い難い。 財団法人地球環境戦略研究機関(IGES)は、その第2 期戦略研究(2001年度~2003年度)の開始にあたって、その期間中に淡水資源管理プロジェクトを準備し...