Reconsidering Integrated Water Resources Management: Promoting Economic Growth and Tackling Environmental Stress
2011 (English)In: Coping with Global Environmental Change, Disasters and Security: Threats, Challenges, Vulnerabilities and Risks / [ed] Brauch, H.G., Spring, U. O., Mesjaz, C., Grin, J.,Kamere – Mbote, P., Chourou. B., Dunay, P. & Birkman, J., Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer, 2011, 947-955 p.Chapter in book (Refereed)
Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) is today widely advocated by natural resources managers and the scientific community as the preferred approach to manage water. IWRM stresses the river basin as the single management unit and the integration of freshwater using sectors and stakeholders across society.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer, 2011. 947-955 p.
, Hexagon Series on Human and Environmental Security and Peace, ISSN 1865-5793 ; 5
Research subject Geography, Physical Geography
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-75769DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-17776-7ISBN: 978-3-642-17776-7OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-75769DiVA: diva2:523871