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Policy Brief: Preventing Corruption in the Water Sector

The policy brief "Preventing Corruption in the Water Sector", provides policy makers with concise analysis on how to identify corruption… View more

The Human Right to Water and Sanitation

Access to water and sanitation as human rights has gained growing attention over the last few years at a global… View more

Saving Water: From Field to Fork – Curbing Losses and Wastage in the Food Chain

As much as half of all food grown is lost or wasted before and after it reaches the consumer. And… 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

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

Corruption in the Water Sector: Causes, Consequences and Potential Reform

This Policy Brief gives an overview of the diversity and scope of corruption in the water sector and the existing… View more

Future Dams – Recommendations to Swedish Stakeholders on Implementing ”Dams and Development – A New Framework for Decision Making”

This Policy Brief contains recommendations for Swedish actors implementation of "Dams and Development, A New Framework for Decision-Making" which was… 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

Rain: The Neglected Resource

The water necessary to produce the food required for an expanding human population is usually discussed only as an issue… View more

Resilience: Going from Conventional to Adaptive Freshwater Management for Human and Ecosystem Compatibility

This Policy Brief highlights the need for water management to incorporate complexity and uncertainty and introduces the concepts of “resilience”… View more