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Agriculture, Water and Ecosystems

This Policy Brief covers the past agricultural management that has caused wide scale changes in land cover, streamflow, and groundwater… View more

Making Anti-Corruption Approaches Work for the Poor

Anti-corruption activity has intensified in recent years but there has been little specific discussion about how this activity will be… View more

MENA Water Overview: Transboundary Cooperation, IWRM and Opportunities for Swedish Engagement

The challenges facing those involved in the water sector throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) cannot be over-emphasised.… View more

Stockholm Water Front No.2 2007

In this issue of Water Front, a set of policy-relevant impacts of climate change on natural and human systems of… View more

Stockholm Water Front No. 1 2007

Climate change is finally on the political agenda and has reached the attention of media through Al Gore’'s “"An inconvenient… View more

Holistic Hygiene for Human Health

For decades, access to water and sanitation has been seen as the essential step in reducing the preventable disease burden… View more

Bioenergy: Changing the Water Playing Field

The rapidly increasing interest in bioenergy is changing the water playing field. This spike in attention was evident in Stockholm,… View more

On the Verge of a New Water Scarcity

An unfortunate confusion regarding growing physical water scarcity distorts policy formulation and effective action programmes. The scale and magnitude of… View more

Planning for Drinking Water and Sanitation in Peri-Urban Areas

Safe drinking water, good sanitation and hygiene are fundamental to people’s health, survival, growth and development. In some parts of… View more

Transboundary Water Management as a Regional Public Good

Investment in water resources management in the Nile Basin provides significant benefits for human and economic development. But the public… View more