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Water and Poverty: The Realities: Experiences from the Field

Water and Poverty: The Realities: Experiences from the Field
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB). January 2004
  • This publication focuses on the link between water and poverty reduction. Ten cases from international experts tell stories of innovative approaches to water problems around the world. Gender, access to water, integrated water resources management, irrigation, coastal issues, and watershed development are among the issues explored in these case studies.
  • Geographical coverage: Africa, Asia, Bangladesh, China, India, Mozambique , Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Dhaka
  • Main themes: Agriculture, Disasters, Drought, Gender, Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), Irrigation, Poverty, Poverty reduction, Rural areas, Sanitation, Urban areas, Water supply
  • Main target audience: Non-governmental organizations (NGOs), Policy makers, Project planners
  • Main purpose: Guidance
  • Type of resource: Case studies, Good practices, Lessons learned
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Published in 2015