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Water as a human right?

… IUCN Environmental Law Programme Water as a Human Right? The World Conservation UnionThe World … of people who are unable to reach, or to afford, safe drinking water” and “to stop the unsustainable exploitation … six-fold.1 Today, more than a billion people lack safe drinking water and almost two and a half billion live without …
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Water Management and Stewardship

… InternatIonal UnIon for ConservatIon of natUre Water Management and Stewardship Taking stock of corporate … management, power generation and mineral processing to the drinking and sanitation needs of employees’ (ICMM, 2014). … the stress on water resources for other uses such as drinking supply/domestic use or agriculture. In that case, …
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The human right to water and sanitation

… WCC-2012-Res-098-EN The human right to water and sanitation AWARE that humans depend on ecosystems … and affordable in sufficient quantity and quality for safe drinking, bathing, cleaning, cooking and sanitation; … of people who are unable to reach, or to afford, safe drinking water” in paragraph 19 of the Declaration …
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Rule: Reforming water governance

… Rule – Reforming water governance Effective water governance capacity is the … its neighbours. Good water management can provide clean drinking water and sanitation, the basics of good health, … was to bring water to where it could be used for drinking, washing, power and irrigation. Water management was …
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Issues in water law reform

… papers presented at the Expert Consultation on Issues in Water Law Reform, convened by FAO in Pretoria, Republic of … water-use right for major socially important uses, such as drinking water and for the ecological preservation of natural … power generation, mining, manufacturing and the supply of drinking water. 4.2.1.4 A critical assessment of the system …
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Land and water - the rights interface

… ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS Rome, 2004 Land and water – the rights interface S. Hodgson for the Development … rights: this is often cheaper than relying on treated drinking water from the water supply system. However, in … stations, and for urban use including use for domestic drinking water, household and commercial usespurposes. Rights …
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Green Infrastructure Guide for Water Management: Ecosystem-based management approaches for water-related infrastructure projects

… GREEN Ecosystem-based management approaches for water-related infrastructure projects GUIDE FOR WATER … if distributed throughout the upstream watershed e.g. drinking water supply reservoir (FAO, 2008). Such measures to ensure a high quality drinking water supply have already been put in place in a …
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Sources of international water law

… SOURCES OF INTERNATIONAL WATER LAW Some General Conventions, Declarations, Resolutions … the international watercourse, such as: (a) production of drinking water for human consumption; (b) consumption by … account specific water-quality requirements (raw water for drinking-water purposes, irrigation, etc.); (d) take into …
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Modern water rights : Theory and practice

… ISBN 978-92-5-105624-0 ISSN 1014-6679 Modern water rights Theory and practice FAO LEGISLATIVE STUDY 92 … For example, those who abstract for irrigation or drinking purposes require relatively clean water, whereas … access to water" found in that of South Africa. 9 Clearly drinking water supplied through a reticulation system has …
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Value : Counting ecosystems as water infrastructure

… Value – Counting ecosystems as water infrastructure This practical guide explains the most … than US$ 1 a day, who suffer from hunger, who lack safe drinking water, and who do not have access to basic … Still, more than one billion people lack access to safe drinking water and perhaps as many as three billion do not …
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