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Journal: Water Supply
Water Supply ws2019106.
Date Online: 29 July 2019
...) was described. The contributions from the social and governance criteria increased, and the contribution to the scores from the social criteria became as important. A detailed evaluation revealed that this was mainly related to two criteria: share of increased water availability to community and...
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Journal: H2Open Journal
H2Open Journal (16 July 2019) 2 (1): 125–136.
Date Online: 16 July 2019
... management presents economic, socio-political and environmental issues. Using AC from spent coconut husks produces a useful sorbent. Absorption was rapid as most of NO 3 − -N was adsorbed in the first 20 min for all treatments. Using a thermal activation process to produce virgin AC is sufficient to...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development washdev2019196.
Date Online: 03 July 2019
... analysis are, first, that local governance at the district and block levels had an ancient but politically tenuous status until 1993, and second, that proposals for local control have involved more than a century of debates and experiments that affect local planning. The next section of the paper focuses...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development washdev2019031.
Date Online: 13 June 2019
... Recognizes the need to provide inclusive sanitation services, especially to protect the vulnerable, women, and children Allocates responsibilities between ministries and local governments Promotes private sector participation (PSP) and NGOs' involvement in the delivery of sanitation services...
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Water Science and Technology (30 May 2019) 79 (10): 1887–1896.
Date Online: 30 May 2019
... knowledge in contemporary urban wastewater governance: New Delhi, India . In: Liquid Dynamics II: STEPS Centre Water and Sanitation Symposium . Institute of Development Studies , Brighton, UK . Keeley J. & Scoones I. 2000 Knowledge, power and politics: the environmental policy...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development washdev2019198.
Date Online: 20 May 2019
... complex physical factors that limit clean groundwater access in rural areas. These physical factors include infrastructure failure, low yields, and poor groundwater quality, which all influence the potential for sustainable groundwater resource development. While socioeconomic and political factors also...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development washdev2019179.
Date Online: 15 May 2019
.../UNICEF 2006 ). The most affected areas include among others peri-urban settlements of Hopley, Hatcliffe Extension and Whitecliffe, which came up as a result of changes in land tenure after the year 2000 and the year 2005 clean-up exercise. (In 2005, the Government of Zimbabwe instructed councils to...
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Journal: Water Policy
Water Policy wp2019229.
Date Online: 09 May 2019
... water supply pipes during the monsoon. Kalimpong faces acute water shortages all year round. The political tug of war between the state government agencies and the local government around the management and supply of water, declining water discharge in spring sources, the lack of water infrastructure...
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Journal: Water Policy
Water Policy (24 April 2019) 21 (4): 826–847.
Date Online: 24 April 2019
... the current research paper. Road map of the research paper Objective Attaining efficient and sustainable water resources management in the mid-hills through sensitization in politics and water resources planners of Nepal Definition and scope Problems in water resources...
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Journal: Water Policy
Water Policy (29 March 2019) 21 (3): 514–525.
Date Online: 29 March 2019
...) the economic. Second, it stimulates political leaders to move their government agencies to take proactive steps for better and sustainable water management, while galvanising businesses and civil society in the same direction. In February 2017, the HLPW gathered a group of experts who concluded that...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development (15 March 2019) 9 (2): 187–197.
Date Online: 15 March 2019
... differentiation urban poor water utility Past efforts of development agencies and governments to improve access to potable water have paid off: 96% of the world's urban populations now have access to improved water sources ( WHO & UNICEF 2015 ). Not all urban dwellers, however, benefit from this...
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Journal: Water Policy
Water Policy (27 February 2019) 21 (2): 259–276.
Date Online: 27 February 2019
... A. & Scheumann W. , ( 2013 ). Evolution of transboundary politics in the Euphrates–Tigris river systems: new perspectives and political challenges . Global Governance 19 , 279 – 305 . https://doi.org/10.5555/1075-2846-19.2.279 . Komatina D. , Groselj S , . ( 2015...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development (25 February 2019) 9 (2): 338–347.
Date Online: 25 February 2019
... – 117 . McFarlane C. & Rutherford J. 2008 Political infrastructures: governing and experiencing the fabric of the city . International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 32 ( 2 ), 363 – 374 . McFarlane C. & Silver J. 2017 The poolitical city...
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Journal: Water Policy
Water Policy wp2019203.
Date Online: 20 February 2019
... official census count. According to the Uttarakhand Annual Plan 2013–2014, the floating population observed in Uttarakhand during peak months ranges between 0.3 and 0.35 million. This further increases the seasonal demand for water ( Government of Uttarakhand, 2014 ). A physical scarcity of water is...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development (15 February 2019) 9 (2): 380–391.
Date Online: 15 February 2019
... team meetings, WASH assessments, infrastructure and service improvements, and behavior change campaigns, can promote a continuous cycle of improvement. The conceptual framework proposed herein ( Figure 1 ) provides a common basis for stakeholders, such as governments and donors, to plan, implement...
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Journal of Water Reuse and Desalination (12 February 2019) 9 (3): 330–337.
Date Online: 12 February 2019
..., political issues and degree of human contact, have contributed to the lack of general public acceptance of greywater reuse projects ( Po et al. 2005 ; Bakare et al. 2016 ). The willingness to reuse greywater for non-potable purposes that involve low human contact, such as toilet flushing and irrigation...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development (11 January 2019) 9 (1): 139–151.
Date Online: 11 January 2019
... well tests, washing away of red and green paint, and fading knowledge, not all households switched to or switch away again from safe wells after some time ( Pfaff et al. 2017 ; Balasubramanya & Horbulyk 2018 ). Since 2004, government focus has shifted to piped water supply (PWS) from a safe...
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Journal: H2Open Journal
H2Open Journal (26 December 2018) 1 (2): 169–178.
Date Online: 26 December 2018
... odds of extremes means that we will be unprepared for events that fall outside of our experience. Denying climate science is not just a political statement. It also puts American lives and property at risk ’ ( Diffenbaugh 2017 ). Is it realistic to prepare for ‘events that fall outside of our...
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Water Practice and Technology (1 December 2018) 13 (4): 980–990.
Date Online: 01 December 2018
... services. Poorly developed sanitation infrastructure is reported in emerging towns like Babati in developing countries. Ineffective enforcement of existing laws, and lack of close follow-up of implementation directives by local government authorities and the responsible utility companies, are reported...
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Journal of Hydroinformatics (19 November 2018) 21 (1): 32–44.
Date Online: 19 November 2018
... water resources' systems practice, management and governance are confronted by serious challenges. Climate change, growing populations, degradation of ecosystems, competition among various users, as well as land use change, are noted as having major impacts on precipitation, evapotranspiration...
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