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Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters

United Nations Environment Programme.

Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters

Europe

by United Nations Environment Programme.

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Published by United Nations Environment Programme in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English


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Within many international river basins including those in Europe, the demand for water for domestic, industrial, and environmental purposes in growing annually. Thus nations sharing river systems, lakes, and aquifers are becoming more vulnerable to tensions and conflicts, and climate change will, in many places, intensifying these challenges. Monitoring, predicting, and pre-empting transboundary water conflicts, particularly in developing countries will become more central to future human and environmental security. This report focuses on the challenges and opportunities facing Europe.--Publisher"s description.

Edition Notes

StatementUNEP ... [et al.].
ContributionsOregon State University, University of Dundee
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTD255 .H88 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 178 p. :
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24571348M
ISBN 109280730363
ISBN 109789280730364
LC Control Number2010421004
OCLC/WorldCa441138927

The purpose of this publication on hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international is to warrant broader promotion and dissemination of assessed information and data in order to support informed policy-making and provide a model for the regions that face similar water challenges. Anthony Turton and others, “Hydropolitical Vulnerability and Resilience Along Africa's International Waters,” in Hydropolitical Resilience and Vulnerability along International Waters, Report No. UNEP/DEW//NA, ed. Aaron Wolf (Nairobi: Cited by: 7.

  Wolf, AT () Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience. In: UNEP (eds) Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters.   In: UNEP (eds) Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters—North America. Nairobi, pp 17–22 Google Scholar Newton J () “Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink”: an exploration of the lack of a formal global water governance : Gábor Baranyai.

Hydropolitical Vulnerability and Resilience along International Waters Assessment: Asia Report on Building Capacity for a Black Sea Catchment Observation and Assessment System supporting Sustainable Development (DEWA~Europe and Univ. of Geneva) Hydropolitical Vulnerability and Resilience along International Waters Assessment: EuropeFile Size: 3MB.   UNEP, established in , is the voice for the environment within the United Nations system. Hydropolitical Vulnerability and Resilience along International Waters Africa. 2 Jun This children’s book tells the story of Trishna, a young girl who shares her knowledge with the people from her village to put an end to desertification.


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The hydro-vulnerability of Europe is governed by the institutions created to resolve transboundary water issues in a cooperative manner that attempts to prevent potential conflict. Institutional capacity through water management bodies, treaties or.

Hydropolitical Vulnerability and Resilience along International Waters: Asia () This report focuses on the challenges and opportunities facing Asia —a continent with intensively utilized groundwater and surface water resources.

The transboundary basins show signs of resilience, but also of vulnerability. Hydropolitical Vulnerability and Resilience along International Waters Water is a unique and vital resource for which there is no substitute.

It ignores political boundaries, fluctuates in both space and time, and has multiple and conflicting demands on its use— problems compounded in the international realm by the fact that the international.

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These nations are becoming increasingly vulnerable to conflict, and their vulnerabilities are made. Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters: Latin America and the Caribbean.

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The main problem in North America is the location of water resources relative to large population centers where the majority of the freshwater drains away from the bulk of the population. Climate variability and change is a reality.

It raises the impact on variability and availability within the continent, which is characterized by its different climatic regions. The hydo-vulnerability of. Hydro what?Resilience?.

The United Nations Environment Programme is publishing a series on the hydropolitical vulnerability and resilence of international water resources on all the inhabited publication series is also a product of the Universities Partnership for Transboundary Waters ().The North American (Canada, USA, Mexico) volume has just hit the streets.

Water scarcity heightens the potential for conflicts among riparian countries in Asia and increases their vulnerability. A regional water resource cooperation mechanism would enhance collaboration and increase resilience so that water becomes an instrument for cooperation and unity rather than conflict.

Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters: Asia. Publication info: Nairobi, Kenya / United Nations Environment Programme c Format: EBook, Book. Hydropolitical Vulnerability & Resilience Along International Waters - ASIA. There is an increasing annual demand for water drawn from Asia’s international rivers for domestic, agricultural, industrial, and environment purposes.

Get this from a library. Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters. Europe. [United Nations Environment Programme.; United Nations Environment Programme. Division of Early Warning and Assessment.; Oregon State University.; University of Dundee.; International Water Law Research Institute.;] -- Within many international river basins including those in Europe, the.

While the IJC and the IBWC are both the products of bilateral treaties between Canada and the U.S., and the U.S. and Mexico, respectively, the two institutions have different roles and powers over transboundary water resources.

Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters: Latin America and the Caribbean Water is a unique and vital resource. In Latin America and the Caribbean major rivers, lakes, and aquifers are shared by two or more countries.

Get this from a library. Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters: Asia. [United Nations Environment Programme.;] -- Water scarcity heightens the potential for conflicts among riparian countries in Asia and increases their vulnerability.

A regional water resource cooperation mechanism would enhance collaboration. Get this from a library. Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters. Latin America and the Caribbean. [United Nations Environment Programme.; United Nations Environment Programme.

Division of Early Warning and Assessment.; Universidad Nacional (Costa Rica);] -- In Latin America and the Caribbean, major rivers, lakes and aquifers are shared by two or more countries.

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[United Nations Environment Programme.; United Nations Environment Programme. Division of Early Warning and Assessment.; Oregon State University.; University of Dundee.; International Water Law Research Institute.;] -- The main problem in North America is the location of water.

Here's the next in the UNEP series; this report deals with Asia. Download a free copy. I won't repeat what's meant by hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience; you can read yesterday's post where I discussed the North American report. Chapter 3 on 'West Asia' was written by me and my former students: Geoff Klise, Alyssa Neir, Amy Ewing, and Berrin Basak Vener.

“Hydropolitical R esilience and Vulnerability in Central America and the West Indies” (Chapter 2) was authored by Alexander López Ramírez, Universdad Nacional, Costa Rica. “Hydropolitical Resilience and Vulnerability in South America” (Chapter 3) was .Hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters: Europe.

By Alistair Rieu-Clarke and Aaron T. Wolf. Topics: International water law, Transboundary watercourses, Hydropolitics, Water conflicts Author: Alistair Rieu-Clarke and Aaron T.

Wolf.This hydropolitical vulnerability and resilience along international waters is a subject area that has increasingly become a critical arena of systematic enquiry requiring the development of comparable databases and analyses among the different regions of the world.