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Policy brief on water quality

Policy brief on water quality
  • UN-Water. March 2011
  • This policy brief is a collaborative output of UN-Water members and partners directed at practitioners, policymakers and decision-makers in water resource management and other relevant sectors. The policy brief outlines the challenges and trends, drivers and impacts related to water quality. It also presents four strategies that form the basis of policy solutions. It concludes by detailing a series of specific recommendations by which these solutions can be achieved.
  • Geographical coverage: Global
  • Main themes: Ecohydrology, Economic instruments, Ecosystem services, Groundwater, Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), Pollution, Recycling, Wastewater, Water management, Water policy, Water quality, Water treatment
  • Main target audience: Community, Decision makers, Governments, International organizations, Policy makers, Practitioners, Stakeholders, Water managers
  • Main purpose: Advocacy, Guidance
  • Type of resource: Guidelines, Policy briefing, Recommendations
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Published in 2015