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Conclusions

  • Sergey S. ZhiltsovEmail author
  • Igor S. Zonn
  • Andrey G. Kostianoy
  • Aleksandr V. Semenov
Chapter
Part of the The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry book series (HEC, volume 85)

Abstract

Conclusions to the volume “Water Resources in Central Asia: International Context” summarize the main issues discussed in 15 chapters describing the history of water resources management, the legal framework of interstate cooperation on water resources, the institutional cooperation on water resources, the cooperation and conflicts among the Central Asian countries, the application of UNECE environmental conventions, water-energy-food-environment nexus in Central Asia, as well as the water resources policy of the United States, Germany, Kazakhstan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Afghanistan in Central Asia.

Keywords

Central Asia Interstate cooperation Transboundary rivers Water diplomacy Water resources Water resources policy Water-energy-food-environment nexus 

Notes

Acknowledgments

A.G. Kostianoy was partially supported within the framework of the Shirshov Institute of Oceanology, RAS, budgetary financing (Project No. 149-2018-0003).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sergey S. Zhiltsov
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Igor S. Zonn
    • 3
    • 4
  • Andrey G. Kostianoy
    • 4
    • 5
  • Aleksandr V. Semenov
    • 4
  1. 1.Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian FederationMoscowRussia
  2. 2.People’s Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University)MoscowRussia
  3. 3.Engineering Research Production Center for Water Management, Land Reclamation and Ecology “Soyuzvodproject”MoscowRussia
  4. 4.S.Yu. Witte Moscow UniversityMoscowRussia
  5. 5.Shirshov Institute of OceanologyMoscowRussia

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