Enhancing Participation and Governance in Water Resources Management: Conventional Approaches and Information Technology

Enhancing Participation and Governance in Water Resources Management: Conventional Approaches and Information Technology

by Libor Jansky
     
 

This book describes approaches and techniques for applying public participation to improve water resources management. Water resources management is the aggregate of policies and activities used to provide clean water to meet human needs across jurisdictions and to sustain water-related ecological systems. In this book, Libor Jansky and Juha I. Uitto identify

Overview

This book describes approaches and techniques for applying public participation to improve water resources management. Water resources management is the aggregate of policies and activities used to provide clean water to meet human needs across jurisdictions and to sustain water-related ecological systems. In this book, Libor Jansky and Juha I. Uitto identify successful mechanisms, approaches, and practices for promoting public involvement in water resources management, including conventional approaches and those based on information technology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789280811209
Publisher:
Brookings Institution Press
Publication date:
01/28/2006
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Libor Jansky is senior academic program officer at the United Nations University's Vice Rectorate in Europe. Juha I. Uitto is senior evaluation advisor at the United Nations Development Programme Evaluation Office, New York, USA.

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