Why watershed-based water management makes sense
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The alarming increase in the scarcity of water in various parts of the world has focused global attention on the need for a stronger and more appropriate water resource management solution. With about 166 million people in 18 countries suffering from water scarcity and about 270 million in 11 countries having "water stresses" conditions (World Bank 2002), it becomes imperative for nations to come up with more focused and direct measures that would address and stem this resource scarcity.
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Rola, A. (ed.); Liguton, J. (ed.); Francisco, H. (ed.) (Makati City, Philippines: Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2004)
Viray, M.; Serrano, R.; Rola, Agnes C.; Tabien, C. (Los Baños, Philippines: Philippine Council for Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resources Research and Development. Policy Action Group, 2002)
Agarwal, C.; Tiwari, S.; Borgoyary, M.; Acharya, A.; Morrison, E. (London, UK: International Institute for Environment and Development, 2007)This report shares field experience and lessons in developing incentive-based mechanisms for watershed protection services and improved livelihoods at micro- and macro-scales at three locations in Himachal Pradesh and ...