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Sustainable development and management of water resources

Sustainable development and management of water resources

a legal framework for the Mediterranean

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Published by Institute for Legal Studies on the International Community, CNR in Rome .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mediterranean Region
    • Subjects:
    • Water resources development -- Law and legislation -- Mediterranean Region -- Congresses.,
    • Sustainable development -- Law and legislation -- Mediterranean Region -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Sergio Marchisio, Gianfranco Tamburelli, Liana Pecoraro.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsMarchisio, Sergio., Tamburelli, Gianfranco., Pecoraro, Liana., MESDEL International Colloquium on Sustainable Development and Water Management in the Mediterranean Region (1st : 1998 : Rome, Italy, and Naples, Italy)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsK3592.93.A6 S87 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 256 p. ;
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3645337M
      LC Control Number2002476571
      OCLC/WorldCa47752510

      Sustainable Water Developments - Resources, Management, Treatment, Efficiency and Reuse About the Series The book series provides a source of valuable information for small communities with decentralized water supply and sanitation up to large industries that employ many professionals in each of the countries worldwide working in the different. Environment and Sustainable Development. There is heavy stress on and pollution of scarce water resources. Towards a Community of Practice of Wetland Project Management. This resource book presents and records the experiences .

        The outcome document of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20), “The future we want”, identified improved water resources management as the basis for achieving sustainable development. The Agenda for Sustainable Development included an SDG dedicated to water. Sustainable Management of Water Resources in Agriculture Agriculture is the major user of water in most countries. It also faces the enormous challenge of producing almost 50% more food by and doubling production by This will likely need toFile Size: 3MB.

      As a part of a new sustainable development roadmap, the United Nations approved the Agenda, which contains the Sustainable Development Goals, a call to action to protect the planet and guarantee the global well-being of people. These common goals require the active involvement of individuals, businesses, administrations and countries around the world. As a firm owner I take advantage of the flex registration so I can send more employees. I see value for both senior and junior staff attending the Structures Congress.".


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