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Nexus governance : harnessing contending forces at work

Using case studies from Nepal, India and Thailand, this paper explores challenges and governance options that can accept social and physical uncertainties and build synergy across the water, energy, and food sectors.

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2015
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The water-energy-food nexus in Latin America and the Caribbean

This report provides an overview of the water-energy-food nexus in Latin American and the Caribbean, identifying the main challenges and opportunities for achieving water, energy and food security in the region. 

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2015
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Natural infrastructure in the nexus

This paper discusses how natural infrastructure, the networks of land and water that provide services to people, can help decision makers and infrastrucuture managers address interconnected challenges facing water, energy and food systems, often referred to as the "nexus." The paper examines reas

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2015
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Derecho al agua

Este XII Informe sobre Derechos Humanos de la Federación Iberoamericana de Ombudsman, relativo al derecho al agua, tiene, como hemos señalado en ocasiones anteriores, un doble objetivo, interno y externo.

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2015
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IUCN - Ramsar collaboration : supporting the wise use of wetlands

IUCN is proud to host the Ramsar Convention at its headquarters near Geneva, Switzerland.

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2015
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Engineering for sustainable human development

In this book, Bernard Amadei addresses the role of engineering in poverty reduction and human development. He introduces a framework to help engineers conduct small-scale projects in communities vulnerable to the consequences of a wide range of adverse events.

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2014
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Stewards rising : improving community resilience through nature-based solutions

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2014
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Las montañas como torres de agua del mundo : protegiendo el agua y los servicios ecosistémicos de montaña ante el cambio climático : informe de política

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2014
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Our global water towers : ensuring ecosystem services from mountains under climate change : policy brief

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2014
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Managing water and agroecosystems for food security

Water protection, food production, and ecosystem health are worldwide issues, and understanding the links between water, food production and ecosystems is important to the health of all three. This book shows how sustainable ecosystems are essential for water management and food production.

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2013
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L'économie des écosystèmes et de la biodiversité pour l'eau et les zones humides : résumé

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2013
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity for water and wetlands : executive summary

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2013
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity for water and wetlands

This report presents insights on both critical water-related ecosystem services and also on the wider ecosystem services from wetlands. The objective is encourage additional policy momentum, business commitment, and investment in the conservation, restoration, and wise use of wetlands.

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2013
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Situation analysis on water, food security, poverty

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2012
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International glossary of hydrology = Glossaire international d'hydrologie = International glossary of hydrology (Russian version) = Glosario hidrológico internacional

Agreed terminology is essential for communication, shared research and joint action, especially at the international level.

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2012
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Measuring water use in a green economy : a report of the Working Group on Water Efficiency to the International Resource Panel

The report analyses the different ways for quantifying and accounting for water flows and productivity within the economy (including environmental needs).

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2012
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Releasing the pressure : water resource efficiencies and gains for ecosystem services

This document discusses the need to balance short-term water productivity gains – in particular in agriculture - with the long-term role that water flows provide for maintaining sustainable landscape ecosystem services (ESS), and serving multiple benefits to human well-being.

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2012
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The United Nations world water development report 4 : managing water under uncertainty and risk

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2012
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Water and the green economy : capacity development aspects

This publication brings together case studies, best practices and lessons learned on capacity development aspects of water and the green economy.

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2012
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The economics of climate change in Zambia

This report explores the economic impact of climate change in Zambia through the assessment of six sectors, agriculture & food security, natural resources, water, energy, health, and infrastructure. The analysis is conducted via scenario planning. 

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2011
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Africa water atlas

This Atlas is a visual account of Africa’s endowment and use of water resources, revealed through 224 maps and 104 satellite images as well as some 500 graphics and hundreds of compelling photos.

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2010
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The United Nations world water development report 3 : water in a changing world

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2009
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Siphandone : the Mekong under threat (Khmer version)

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2009
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Government of Pakistan's agriculture and water policies with respect to climate change : policy gap analysis

This study entailed a review of the existing literature relevant to agriculture policy, water policy and the status of various conventions/protocols to which Pakistan is a signatory. It identifies the gaps and makes recommendations on ways and means to address the gaps in the existing documents.

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2009
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Derecho ambiental en Centroamérica, tomo 2

Derecho Ambiental constituye una de las disciplinas más eclécticas y, por cierto, discutidas del Derecho.

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2009
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Derecho ambiental en Centroamérica, tomo 1

Derecho Ambiental constituye una de las disciplinas más eclécticas y, por cierto, discutidas del Derecho.

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2009
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Siphandone : the Mekong under threat

Siphandone or Four Thousand Islands encompasses a fascinating 50 Km stretch of the Mekong River consisting of the maze of extensively braided channels, islands and seasonally flooded riverine habitats and the largest complex of waterfalls in Asia.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Agua

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2008
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Agua para la vida : aportes a la construcción de mejores prácticas en el manejo sustentable del agua y la biodiversidad

A partir del análisis de diversas experiencias locales en el manejo de agua y biodiversidad, este manual busca mostrar una propuesta integral para ampliar las capacidades de quienes se relacionan con la gestión de los recursos hídricos, en los distintos niveles.

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2008
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Where the land is greener : case studies and analysis of soil and water conservation initiatives worldwide

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2007
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Exploring water futures together : Mekong Region Waters Dialogue : resource papers from regional dialogue

On 6-7 July 2006, the Mekong River Waters Dialogue: Exploring Water Futures Together was held in Ventaine, Lao PDR.

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2007
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Exploring water futures together : Mekong Region Waters Dialogue : report from regional dialogue

This report documents the proceedings of the Mekong Region Waters Dialogue: Exploring Water Futures Together, held in Vientiane, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic on 6 and 7 July 2006.

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2007
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The United Nations world water development report 2 : water : a shared responsibility

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2006
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Calidad del agua en el sur de Ahuachapán, El Salvador, C.A.

Esta investigación incorpora los resultados de monitoreos en agua superficial y subterránea realizados por el Proyecto UICN/BASIM y por distintas OG y ONG en la zona de influencia del proyecto de Manejo Integrado de Cuencas Asociadas al Complejo Hidrográfico El Imposible-Barra de Santiago (BASIM)

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2006
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Uso de agua en sistemas de riego en el sur de Ahuachapán, El Salvador, C.A.

Este documento presenta los diversos usos del agua desde diferentes fuentes de extracción y analiza los costos de los sistemas de producción y de las principales tecnologías para riego, entre otros aspectos, en el área de Ahuachapán Sur, en El Salvador.

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2006
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Plan de monitoreo para la planta de tratamiento de aguas residuales en el sur de Ahuachapán, El Salvador, C.A.

Este documento describe el procedimiento para elaborar un plan anual de monitoreo para calidad de agua, según la normativa de El Salvador, considerando la experiencia del monitoreo de plantas de tratamiento de aguas residuales (PTAR) que se realizó en el Puente Arce, cantón Jocotillo del municipi

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2006
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Tales of water : a child's view

Water is both the most ordinary and extraordinary of resources; without it, nothing can survive. Yet, 1,1 billion people around the world do not have ready access to clean water and more than 2,6 billion people lack basic sanitation.

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2006
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Health, dignity, and development : what will it take?

In this abridged version of its report, the Task Force outlines the bold yet practical actions needed to increase access to water and sanitation.

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2005
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Análisis de las relaciones de equidad de género en el uso y manejo del agua en las poblaciones rurales del sur de Ahuachapán, El Salvador, C.A.

Este documento pretende recolectar información que sirva de insumo para elaborar una estrategia en el abordaje de la equidad de género, tomando en cuenta las condiciones y necesidades de las mujeres de la zona y elaborar un marco de referencia que permita el seguimiento y evaluación de las accion

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2005
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Plan de monitoreo para sistemas de abastecimiento de río o nacimiento en el Sur de Ahuachapán, El Salvador : menos de 5 mil usurarios y de 5 mil a 100 mil habitantes

En este documento se describe el plan de monitoreo anual de calidad de agua potable captada de nacimiento o río para abastecer a menos de 5 mil usuarios y de 5 mil a 100 mil habitantes.

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2005
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Plan de monitoreo para sistemas de abastecimiento de pozos perforados en el Sur de Ahuachapán, El Salvador C.A. : menos de 5 mil usuarios y de 5 mil a 200 mil habitantes

En este documento se describe el plan de monitoreo anual de calidad de agua potable captada de pozos perforados para abastecer a menos de 5 mil usuarios y de 5 mil a 100 mil habitantes.

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2005
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Let it reign : the new water paradigm for global food security

For the 13th meeting of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-13), the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) commissioned the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) to produce this report.

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2005
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Freshwater in Europe : facts, figures and maps

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2004
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Water as a human right ?

Formally acknowledging water as a human right could encourage the international community and governments to enhance their efforts to satisfy basic human needs and to meet the Millennium Development Goals. But critical questions arise in relation to a right to water.

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2004
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WaterDome final report

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2003
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Privatization, trade policy and the question of water

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2003
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The 3rd World Water Forum : final report

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2003
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The state of the nation's ecosystems

We all rely on a familiar set of indicators - interest rates, unemployment, inflation, the Dow Jones index, and GDP, for example - to gauge the performance of national economies. No such measures are currently available to describe the environment.

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2002
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A framework for action on water and sanitation

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2002
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Final report : Second World Water Forum and Ministerial conference

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2000

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