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Water resources development in Asia and the Pacific

Water resources development in Asia and the Pacific

dam safety evaluation and monitoring, water tariffs and rain-water harvesting

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Published by United Nations in Bangkok .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia.,
  • Pacific Area.
    • Subjects:
    • Water resources development -- Asia.,
    • Water resources development -- Pacific Area.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEconomic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.
      SeriesWater resources series,, no. 63, Water resources series (New York, N.Y.) ;, no. 63.
      ContributionsUnited Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH545.W33 W38 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 118 p. :
      Number of Pages118
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1924786M
      ISBN 109211194660
      LC Control Number90137368
      OCLC/WorldCa20810633

        Water Wealth, launched today at the World Water Forum in Marseille, draws on 45 case studies showing new solutions to water challenges applied in Asia and the involve strengthening the resilience of river basins through sustainable management of the natural infrastructure responsible for storing and regulating water, such as forests, soils and wetlands. Watershed Resources Management: Studies from Asia and the Pacific (Iseas Environment and Development Series) Revised Edition by William K. Easter (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important? ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Author: William K. Easter.

      Setting a course for water in Asia Pacific. ICE WaRM, represented by Executive Sector Specialist, Andrew Johnson, attended the 3rd Asia-Pacific Water Summit (APWS), held in Yangon, Myanmar on December , which aimed to promote cooperation and partnership, as well as share knowledge and experiences to resolve future challenges in water sufficiency for sustainable . This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 8th Asia-Pacific Web Conference, APWeb , held in Harbin, China in January The 56 revised full papers and 42 revised short papers presented together with 4 invited keynote papers, 6 industry papers, 19 demo papers, and 11 special papers.

      Land and Water Resource Management in Asia: Challenges for climate adaptation 3 large hydro dams to meet increasing demand for electricity is affecting seasonal inundation patterns both upstream and downstream, as well as water flow, fisheries habitat and agricultural production.   The world will likely even reach the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) set in to halve the number of people without access to clean water, according to the UN. This is no small feat, and the world should take a moment to celebrate this success, and learn from challenges encountered along the way so that we continue beyond until.


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