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In Water

Rapid changes in land use and land cover pattern have exerted an irreversible change on different natural resources, and water resources in particular, throughout the world....

Author: 
Mrittika
BASU
Chtiresh
SARASWAT
Binay
MISHRA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
GEO-6 Chapter 16

Various policy approaches show that water quantity and quality
have serious implications for human and ecosystem health, and
that these interactions are driven by...

Author: 
Erica
GADDIS
James
GRELLIER
Anna Maria
GROBICKI
Rowena
HAY
Naho
MIRUMACHI
Gavin
MUDD
Farhad
MUKHTAROV
Walter
RAST
Beatriz
RODRÍGUEZ-LABAJOS
Jaee Sanjay
NIKAM
Patricia Nayna
SCHWERDTLE
Report Chapter
English
March 2019 Topics:

The urban and rural regions can be well understood as the dynamic systems embedded and interconnected through their social, economic and environmental settings. These urban-rural...

Conference Proceeding
English
February 2019 Topics:

Urban and rural areas both depend on a shared stock of natural resources. However, their development planning is mostly focused within their established boundaries. This report is...

Author: 
Vibhas
SUKHWANI
Hikaru
TAKASAWA
Atsushi
ISHIBASHI
Rajib
SHAW
Wanglin
YAN
Training Learning
English
February 2019 Topics:

Water energy, food energy form some of the basic elements of economic growth and development. These resources are intrinsically interdependent on both the supply and demand sides....

Author: 
Rajib
SHAW
Yan
WANGLIN
Book Chapter
English
February 2019 Topics:

The Ganges basin provides essential water for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and cooling of power generation facilities. Changes in the water availability induced by global...

Author: 
Devesh
SHARMA
G.M. Tarekul
ISLAM
Rabin
MALLA
Research Report
English
January 2019 Topics:

Irrigated agriculture has become an important focus of the Government of Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR) for addressing poverty alleviation, food security and climate change...

Working Paper
English
December 2018 Topics:
In Heliyon

The Gomti River in Lucknow City, India, was an important source of water for the
different uses few decades ago. However, because of the rapid global changes,
current...

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Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2018 Topics:

In this chapter we first examined the impacts of changes in the irrigated and rain fed crops yields induced by climate change on the demand for water. We looked at the impacts of...

Author: 
Farzad
TAHERIPOUR
Thomas
HERTEL
Badri Narayanan
GOPALAKRISHNAN
Sebnem
SAHIN
Anil
MARKANDYA
Book Chapter
English
August 2018 Topics:

The Asia-Pacific region is facing the challenges of securing water, energy and food. These challenges are intensifying due to economic growth and transformation, population growth,...

Author: 
Devesh
SHARMA
GM Tarekul
ISLAM
Pham Thi Mai
THAO
Issue Brief
English
July 2018 Topics:
In Remote Sensing

The Shaksgam Valley, located on the north side of the Karakoram Mountains of western China, is situated in the transition zone between the Indian monsoon system and dry arid climate...

Author: 
Haireti
ALIFU
Yukiko
HIRAYABASHI
Jean-Francois
VUILLAUME
Akihiko
KONDOH
Minoru
URAI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2018 Topics:

Today, 54% of the world’s population live in urban areas, a proportion that is expected to increase to 66% by 2050. Major cities and municipalities in the region rely either fully...

Author: 
Sangam
SHRESTHA
Vishnu
PANDEY
Oranuj
LORPHENSRI
Dian
SISINGGIH
Bui Tran
VUONG
Muhammad
BASHARAT
Research Report
English
May 2018 Topics:
WEPAアジア水環境管理アウトルック2018

アジアの国々は、居住環境の悪化、利用可能な水の減少および水の生態系サービスの損失につながる、深刻な水質汚濁問題に直面し続けている。これらの状況を考慮し、ガバナンスの観点から水質汚濁問題を解決することを目的とし、第3 回世界水フォーラムの場で日本国環境省によりアジア水環境パートナーシップ(WEPA)が提案された。WEPAでは2004年から、...

Policy Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:

This report is the fourth edition of the series “WEPA Outlook on Water Environmental Management”, which consists of two main chapters: Chapter 1 -“Outlook on Water Environmental...

Policy Report
English
March 2018 Topics:
In Groundwater for Sustainable Development

Considering the finite volume of fresh water resources, managing its quality and quantity sustainably is one of
the greatest challenges because of complex global changes. This...

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Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2018 Topics:

The presentation talked highlighted Water-Energy-Food nexus based solution of water scarcity mitigation in India

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Presentation
English
September 2017 Topics:
In Water

Modeling insecurity under future climate change and socio-economic development is
indispensable for adaptive planning and sustainable management of water resources. This case...

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Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2017 Topics:
Taking an Integrated Approach to the SDGs: A Survey and Synthesis Cover

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were designed to be “integrated and indivisible, balanc[ing] the three dimensions of sustainable development." The growing need for...

Discussion Paper
English
July 2017 Topics:
In International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction

Rural household water consumption has not been well-researched compared to urban water consumption, particularly in developing countries. Using cross-sectional household-level data...

Author: 
Mrittika
BASU
Satoshi
HOSHINO
Shizuka
HASHIMOTO
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2017 Topics:

The presentation discussed importance of nexus approach for sustainable use of environmental resources. Taking the case of India, it presented how current sectoral approach...

Author: 
Presentation
English
June 2017 Topics:

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