Globalization Of Water

Author: Arjen Y. Hoekstra
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444360191
Size: 40.87 MB
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Can trade enhance global water use efficiency, or does it simply shift the environmental burden to a distant location? This book offers a consumer-based indicator of each nation’s water use: the water footprint.

Globalization Of Water

Author: Arjen Y. Hoekstra
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: 0470695471
Size: 29.91 MB
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Can trade enhance global water use efficiency, or does it simply shift the environmental burden to a distant location? This book offers a consumer-based indicator of each nation’s water use: the water footprint.

The Big Thirst

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439102082
Size: 24.54 MB
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Explores every facet of water and examines the issues surrounding water scarcity and what can be done to ensure that humans have plenty of clean water in the future. By the best-selling author of The Wal-Mart Effect. Reprint.

Global Environmental Diplomacy

Author: Mostafa Kamal Tolba
Publisher: MIT Press (MA)
ISBN: 9780262701228
Size: 25.23 MB
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Tolba tells the story of the negotiations that led to a number of landmark agreements, such as the Vienna Convention on Ozone and its Montreal Protocol, the Basel Convention on Hazardous Wastes, and the Biodiversity Convention.

Water Is For Fighting Over

Author: John Fleck
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610916794
Size: 10.57 MB
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John Fleck shows how western communities, whether farmers and city-dwellers or U.S. environmentalists and Mexican water managers, actually have a promising record of conservation and cooperation.

Modern Hydrology And Sustainable Water Development

Author: S. K. Gupta
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444347722
Size: 29.34 MB
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The material of this book will derive its scientific under-pinning from basics of mathematics, physics, chemistry, geology, meteorology, engineering, soil science, and related disciplines and will provide sufficient breadth and depth of ...

Let There Be Water

Author: Seth M. Siegel
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1466885440
Size: 72.41 MB
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Beautifully written, Seth M. Siegel's Let There Be Water is and inspiring account of the vision and sacrifice by a nation and people that have long made water security a top priority.

Water Peace And War

Author: Brahma Chellaney
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 1442221402
Size: 30.72 MB
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Writing in a direct, non-technical, and engaging style, Brahma Chellaney draws on a wide range of research from scientific and policy fields to examine the different global linkages between water and peace.

Water

Author: Unesco
Publisher: UN-HABITAT
ISBN: 9231040065
Size: 71.35 MB
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This second edition discusses progress towards the water-related targets of the UN Millennium Development Goals and examines a range of key issues including population growth and increasing urbanisation, changing ecosystems, food production ...