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WaterWealth? Investing in Basin Management in Asia and the Pacific

WaterWealth? Investing in Basin Management in Asia and the Pacific
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB), International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN). March 2013
  • This publication highlights how people work together in Asia and the Pacific to secure water for all through innovative approaches in basins. Drawing on a cross-section of 43 case studies prepared specially for this publication, WaterWealth explains the challenges to improving water governance and management across Asia and the Pacific region. It illustrates many examples of new approaches and practices already being applied by basin managers to secure water for all.
  • Geographical coverage: Asia, Oceania, Pacific Islands, Australia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Korea (Republic of), Kyrgyzstan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Marshall Island, Mongolia , Pakistan, Palau, Philippines, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Bang Pakong River Basin, Bengawan Solo Basin, Brantas River Basin, Chu-Talas River Basin, Citarum River Basin, Davao River Basin, Dong Nai River Basin, Gagas River Basin, Indus River Basin, Kallang River Basin, Kinabatangan River Basin, Kotmale River Basin, Krishna-Cauvery Basin, Lake Chad Basin, Lake Chao Basin, Lake Laguna Basin, Langat River Basin, Mekong River Basin, Motueka River Basin, Murray-Darling River Basin, Na Kha River Basin, Nakdong River Basin, Onggi River Basin, Prek Kampi River Basin, Prek Krieng River Basin, Prek Preah River Basin, Prek Te River Basin, Red River Basin, Sekong River Basin, Sesan River Basin, Songhua River Basin, Sre Pok River Basin, Tama River Basin, Tanguar Haor Basin, Tarim River Basin, Tsurumi River Basin, Yangtze River Basin, Yarra River Basin, Yellow River Basin, Yom River Basin, Yoshino River Basin
  • Main themes: Groundwater, Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), Legal aspects, River Basin Management, Rivers, Water governance, Water management, Water security, Watersheds, Wetlands
  • Main target audience: Decision makers, Ministries, Policy makers, Water managers
  • Main purpose: Advocacy
  • Type of resource: Case studies, Key messages, Lessons learned
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Published in 2015