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ISBN-13: 9789400701120
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 11/16/2010
Series: NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security
Edition description: 2011
Pages: 210
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

1 Water and Food Security in Central Asia Viktor A. Dukhovny Stulina Galina 1

2 Global Challenges in Water Management: The Canadian Context Chandra Madramootoo Robert Baker Aly Shady Helen Fyles 25

3 Integrated Water Resources Management Vadim Sokolov 37

4 Food Security and the Improvement of Water Use Efficiency Said Yokubzod 53

5 Security and Water Resources Management Problems and Experience in the Amudarya River Basin Yuldash Khudayberganov 59

6 Threats to Water Security in the Republic of Kazakhstan: The Transboundary Context and Possible Ways to Eliminate Them Anatoliy Dmitriyevich Ryabtsev 69

7 The Role of Land Reclamation in the Socio-Economic Progress in Uzbekistan and Government Support Policies of Water Management Shavkat R. Khamraev 77

8 Experience of Coordinated Water Resources Use of the Syrdarya River Basin States Makhmud Khamidov 85

9 IWRM Results in South Kyrgyzstan in Terms of Water Productivity Improvement Barataly Turanovich Koshmatov 91

10 Assessment of the Efficiency of "IWRM - Fergana" Project's Impact in the Republic of Uzbekistan Sergei Alexeyevich Nerozin 99

11 Issues of Capacity Building and Training in IWRM Implementation for Achieving Socio-Economic Stability Through Higher Productivities of Water and Land Use in the Region Pulatkhon Umarov 107

12 Scenarios of Future Development in the Aral Sea Basin Anatoly Sorokin 121

13 Food Security: Quantity and Quality Matters for Eating Good Bread in Uzbekistan Kienzler Kirsten Nazar Ibragimov John P.A. Lamers 131

14 Water Resources: The Basis for the Socio-Economic Development in the Lower Reaches of the Amudarya: A Case Study of Karakalpakstan Kurbanbaev Erejep Karimova Olga Yushevna Kurbanbaev Sagit 143

15 Experience in Controlling Structures of Volzhski-Kamsk Cascade of Reservoirs and Issues of Socio-Economic and Environmental Stability in the Volga Region Sergei Yevstaphievich Bednaruk 149

16 Alternative Sources of Water Supply to Minor Water Consumers in the Deserts of Central Asia Agajan Geldiyevich Babaev 161

17 SCADA - Instrument for Increasing Water Productivity Ismail Begimov 167

18 Central Asia Regional Water Information Base - CAREWIB Iskander Ferdinandovich Beglov 179

19 Steady Management of Transboundary Drainage Water Myratgheldy Akmammedov 197

20 Hydraulic Structure Safety in the Republic of Uzbekistan Timur Kamalovich Kamalov 207

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