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Integrated Water Resources Management Planning Approach for Small Island Developing States

Integrated Water Resources Management Planning Approach for Small Island Developing States
  • United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). February 2012
  • This Resource Book provides a suite of case studies of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) approaches in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) around the world, and based on those experiences, describes a practical and logical framework of activities for the planning, development and implementation of integrated water resources management/integrated water development plans at the national level, at the level of watersheds and at the level of villages and communities. There are three issues that are core to these Guidelines: Stakeholder Participation; Continuous Sensitisation and Public Awareness; and the Creation of Scenarios for looking at different pathways to solving problems.
  • Geographical coverage: Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean, Oceania, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Cape Verde, Comoros, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Fiji, Jamaica, Mauritius, Micronesia (Federated States of), Niue, Samoa, Tonga
  • Main themes: Communication, Gender, Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), Islands, Participation, Scenarios, Water management
  • Main target audience: Community project officers, Local communities, Project planners
  • Main purpose: Guidance
  • Type of resource: Case studies, Methodology, Resource guide
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Published in 2015