Scarcity and misuse of freshwater pose a serious and growing threat to sustainable development and protection of the environment. Human health and welfare, food security, industrial development and the eco-systems on which they depend are all at risk, unless water and land resources are man-aged in a more ecologically appropriate manner than they have been in the past. The problems are far from speculative in nature-they are here, and they affect humanity now.
Cecilia Tortajada, Udisha Saklani, and Asit K. Biswas, Chapter of the [...]
This summary is drawn from Water, Security and U.S. Foreign Policy, C [...]
Cecilia Tortajada and Asit K. Biswas, 2017, International Journal of [...]