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Water and Poverty: Fighting Poverty through Water Management

Water and Poverty: Fighting Poverty through Water Management
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB). January 2004
  • This paper outlines a pro-poor framework for action, linking poverty to water security and examining related issues of governance, water quality, access, livelihood opportunities, capacity building, disaster management, and ecosystem management.
  • Geographical coverage: Global
  • Main themes: Capacity building, Disaster prevention, Ecosystem services, Livelihoods, Poverty, Poverty reduction, Water governance, Water security, Water services
  • Main target audience: Non-governmental organizations (NGOs), Policy makers, Project planners
  • Main purpose: Guidance
  • Type of resource: Good practices, Lessons learned
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Published in 2015