Search for dissertations about: "Integrated Water Resources Management IWRM"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words Integrated Water Resources Management IWRM.

  1. 1. The role and use of information in transboundary water management

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Mark och vatten

    Author : Susanna Nilsson; [2003]
    Keywords : Integrated Water Resources Management IWRM ; transboundary water management; information; EU Water Framework Directive WFD ; regimes; policy and decision making; Lake Neusiedl; Lake Constance; Elbe River;

    Abstract : Management of water bodies according to their river basinsis becoming increasingly common, as the concept of IntegratedWater Resources Management (IWRM) is getting more and moreacknowl-edged. In Europe, a large portion of these“new”management units will probably be internationalor transboundary. READ MORE

  2. 2. Water Resources Management efforts for best water allocation in the Lake Poopo basin, Bolivia

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Mark och vatten

    Author : Andres Calizaya; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; poverty; institutional arrangements; Bolivian Altiplano; Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis; Water conflict; Lake Poopo; IWRM strategy; local capacity building.;

    Abstract : The Lake Poopo basin, located on the Bolivian Altiplano, is extremely vulnerable to environmental degradation. The basin displays extreme spatial and temporal variations of water resources and rapidly decreasing water quality due to anthropogenic and natural pollution. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Collective Action Dilemma in Managing Transboundary Freshwaters An Analysis of an Outcome-Driven Framework

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Physical Geography and Quaternary Geology, Stockholm University

    Author : Jakob Granit; Carl Christiansson; Helle Skånes; Aaron Wolf; [2012]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Benefit generation; common-pool resources; governance; management; outcomes; regional public goods; transboundary waters; value chain; Geography; Physical Geography; geografi med naturgeografisk inriktning;

    Abstract : It is recognised by society that freshwater resources play a major role in economic development and in maintaining life supporting ecosystems services. Transboundary river basins cover about 45% of the earth’s land surface and their governance is therefore of critical importance. READ MORE