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- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 65.95
In the context of the economies of the world becoming greener, this book provides a global and interdisciplinary overview of the condition of the world?s water resources and the infrastructure used to manage it. It focuses on current social and economic costs of water provision, needs and opportunities for investment and for improving its management.... more...
- IOS Press 2015; US$ 94.00
Floods and droughts have an increasing impact on societies worldwide. It is unlikely that the provision of flood protection infrastructure and reservoirs will eliminate this problem, especially as extreme events are expected to increase in probability and magnitude as a result of climate change. For this reason, the focus of water management has shifted... more...
- OECD Publishing 2014; US$ 47.00
This report diagnoses the main governance and financing challenges to private sector participation in the water supply and wastewater sector of Tunisia, and provides ways forward to address these challenges. It been developed as part of a water policy dialogue conducted by the OECD jointly with the Global Water Partnership-Mediterranean (GWP-Med)... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00
Can River Basin Organisations (RBOs) actually improve water governance? RBOs are frequently layered on top of existing governmental organisations, which are often reluctant to share their power. This, in turn, can affect their performance. The Politics of River Basin Organisations addresses this issue by exploring the subject on a global level. more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 59.99
?Julia Bar untersucht die Korrelation zwischen der kooperationsverhindernden Politikformulierung der Anrainerstaaten hinsichtlich der Wassernutzung der internationalen Flusssysteme Amu Darja/Syr Darja und Tigris/Euphrat einerseits und dem existierenden regionalen Konfliktkonglomerat andererseits. Mithilfe einer qualitativ vergleichenden Analyse evaluiert... more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 99.95
Integrated Assessment of Scale Impacts of Watershed Interventions is the outcome of a multi-disciplinary research team of social scientists, hydrologists (groundwater and surface water), modellers; and bio-physical scientists who have worked together over five years to develop an integrated model of the sustainability of biophysical, economic and... more...
- CRC Press 2014; US$ 189.95
Section 1: Keynotes An emerging multi-level SPSI for sustainable management of the Romanian watersheds A. Vadineanu, M.M. Bucur & N.A. Geamana Chehalis river basin management studies R.Walton, D. Curtis, D. Eggers, L. Karpack, P. Schlenger & R. Montgomery Managing interfaces in catchment modelling R. Neves, D. Brito, F. Braunschweig, P.C.... more...
- CRC Press 2014; US$ 99.95
Introduction ? setting the scene Introduction to water monitoring The water information gap Policy problems and approaches to solve them Exercises The link between monitoring and water management What is monitoring? The information cycle Improving the information product Application of the information cycle Exercises How to develop the process... more...
- CRC Press 2014; US$ 129.95
River Basins: what are they and why do we study them? Terminology, definitions, Importance and implications for mismanagement Considerations for groundwater River basins of the world?s mid latitude regions Overview - by Continent Transboundary rivers: a special case Case studies on representative basins (outlining problems and prospects)... more...
- Hodder & Stoughton 2014; US$ 22.00
The UK Planning Regulations are a minefield for anyone looking to build a new home - and for those who are worried about the impact of a new planning application near their home. Avoid being one of the thousands whose application is turned down - and whose dreams are crushed - by using this book to familiaries yourself with the system and beat it.... more...