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Climate Change and the Sustainable Use of Water Resources

  • Walter Leal Filho

Benefits

  • Explores the geo-chemical, physical, social and economic impacts of climate change on water supplies

  • Contains examples of initiatives and projects addressing the need to promote sustainable water use across the world

  • Contains suggestions of practical, mostly field-tested measures, to mitigate the impact of climate change on water supplies.

Book

Part of the Climate Change Management book series (CCM)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Part I

  3. Part II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Miguel Esteban, Nguyen Danh Thao, Hiroshi Takagi, Tomoya Shibayama
      Pages 101-125
    3. Eugenia Aloj, Mariagrazia De Castro, Michela Totàro, Anna Zollo
      Pages 143-151
    4. Stephen Justice Nindi, David Gongwe Mhando
      Pages 153-171
    5. Harry Diaz, Rosa Garay-Fluhmann, Julia McDowell, Elma Montaña, Bernardo Reyes, Sonia Salas
      Pages 209-223

About this book

Introduction

The book explores the geo-chemical, physical, social and economic impacts of climate change on water supplies. It contains examples and case studies from a wide range of countries, and addresses the need to promote sustainable water use across the world.

Keywords

Climate change Policy-making Water resources Water use

Editors and affiliations

  • Walter Leal Filho
    • 1
  1. 1.Wissenschaften Hamburg, Forschungs- und Transferzentrum,Hochschule für AngewandteHamburgGermany

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