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3rd UNCCD Scientific Conference: Book of abstracts

… land degradation to support decision making in land and water management ” and in 2013 in Bonn on “Economic … Workshop 2.2: Agro-ecosystems Workshop 2.3: Soil and water issues Workshop 2.4: Knowledge and knowledge transfer … construction processes cannot be considered making abstraction of the place where they occur. On the contrary, …
03 Mar 2021 Document in Climate and Atmosphere

Water Management and Stewardship

… InternatIonal UnIon for ConservatIon of natUre Water Management and Stewardship Taking stock of corporate water behaviour Peter Newborne and James Dalton IUCN is a … that governments need to review and reform their water abstraction regimes. The days, in other words, of planning a …
03 Mar 2021 Literature

Land and water - the rights interface

… ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS Rome, 2004 Land and water – the rights interface S. Hodgson for the Development … 1 2 WHAT ARE LAND TENURE RIGHTS AND WATER RIGHTS? … 36 3.4.1 Water abstraction and use charges .............................. 36 … for irrigation water demand by 2021. Bough, J. 2002. Water abstraction and agriculture: Towards sustainable use of water
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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 … to the Republic of South Africa, TCP/SAF/6711 "Review of water legislation". It was arranged and timed so as to … from an existing landed property-based system of water abstraction rights to a Government-administered system of …
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Rule: Reforming water governance

… Rule – Reforming water governance Effective water governance capacity is the foundation of efficient … of water poli- cies including provisions for trading water abstraction permits and prioritizing environmental water
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Water Law and the Environment

… the complete course and obtain your certificate. Book 1 – Water Law and the Environment Site: UNITED NATIONS … ENVIRONMENTAL AGREEMENTS Course:The Greening of Water Law Book: Book 1 – Water Law and the Environment … also for the whole of mankind: ‘the environment is not an abstraction but represents the living space, the quality of …
03 Mar 2021 Course lesson in Environmental Governance

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 … offers a fresh look at the theory and practice of modern water rights, from a comparative law angle. It sheds light on … pumping is likely to be necessary meaning that the abstraction of water is more expensive. Modern water rights – …
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Sources of international water law

… SOURCES OF INTERNATIONAL WATER LAW Some General Conventions, Declarations, Resolutions … International and Arbitral Tribunals, on International Water Resources Development Law Service FAO Legal Office FAO … . . . 11. Large dams and reservoirs. 12. Groundwater abstraction activities in cases where the annual volume of …
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The "Greening" of Water Law: Implementing Environment-Friendly Principles in Contemporary Water Law

… implementation of international principles for sustainable water management, through the lens of the Multilateral … illustrating the main “green” principles of international water law, stemming from both binding and non-binding … in view of their vulnerability to pollution and over- abstraction. Healthy aquifers have an important …
03 Mar 2021 Course lesson in Environmental Governance

A2 - Integrating Environmental Concerns in National Water Law

… A2 - Integrating Environmental Concerns in National Water Law Author: Stefano Burchi Scope: This class will … of the environment as a legitimate user of available water resources. It will present the environment as a … issue is the compensation of existing, legitimate water abstraction (and of wastewater discharge) rights which are …
03 Mar 2021 Course lesson in Environmental Governance