Water management in much of the world is at a critical juncture. Even when it has to fulfil an essential role in promoting development and reducing poverty at the national and sub-national levels, water is often scarce, polluted, mismanaged, misgoverned, and poorly allocated. A main handicap has been that water management has often been considered an end unto itself rather than a means to an end, that end being to achieve overall development, economic prosperity, improvement of quality of life, and environmental conservation.
There is no room for squeamishness in the face of the world’s growing [...]
Asit K. Biswas and Cecilia Tortajada, 2019, International Journal of [...]
Kris Hartley, Cecilia Tortajada and Asit K. Biswas, 2019, Journal of [...]