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Feeding a Thirsty World

The World Water Week 2012 in Stockholm will zoom in on food security and the global water situation. This is… View more

Land Acquisitions: How Will They Impact Transboundary Waters?

This exploratory report investigates how the current surge in land acquisitions and investments by foreign countries, sovereign wealth funds and… View more

2012 World Water Week puts thought to food

More than one in three people today either suffer from malnourishment, or face health risks from overeating and unbalanced diets.… View more

From Field to Fork – Wastage of Water in the Food Chain

With rising population, urbanisation and higher incomes, food demand may double in the coming 50 years. Given the water scarcity… View more

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

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

Let it Reign: The New Water Paradigm for Global Food Security

Let it Reign highlights key facts, conditions and trends regarding water aspects of food production, consumption and ecological sustainability. It… View more

Water Harvesting for Upgrading of Rainfed Agriculture: Problem Analysis and Research Needs

Water harvesting has great potential to improve on-farm crop yields and food security for farmers in dry regions. This report… View more