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ESCWA Series on Water Development

This series aims to enhance the application of integrated water resources management (IWRM) concepts in the region, with the explicit objectives to: (a) provide regional water practitioners and decision makers with concise, but comprehensive reports on specific topics related to the sustainable management of available water resources; (b) establish an authoritative basis for managing the available resources; and (c) secure potential input of updated information and data on the ESCWA region to the United Nations WWDR series.

ESCWA WATER DEV RPT #6 (ARA)

ESCWA Water Development Report 6 (Arabic language)

The Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus in the Arab Region

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ESCWA Series on Water Development
31 Mar 2016
This sixth issue of the ESCWA Water Development Report offers an analytical framework and a series of case studies for understanding the water-energy-food security nexus in the Arab region. The analytical framework considers the inter-linkages that affect the achievement of water security, energy...
ESCWA WATER DEV RPT #6

ESCWA Water Development Report 6

The Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus in the Arab Region

Series:
ESCWA Series on Water Development
9 May 2016
This report offers an analytical framework and a series of case studies for understanding the water-energy-food security nexus in the Arab region. The analytical framework considers the interlinkages that affect the achievement of water security, energy security and food security through the lens...
ESCWA WATER DEV RPT #5

ESCWA Water Development Report 5

Issues in Sustainable Water Resources Management and Water Services in the Arab Region

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ESCWA Series on Water Development
7 Oct 2014
The Arab Ministerial Water Council (AMWC) took the initiative to establish a regional monitoring mechanism for water and sanitation services that builds upon indicators globally monitored under the UNICEF-WHO Joint Monitoring Program (JMP), and tasked ESCWA to lead its development and implementat...
ESCWA WATER DEV RPT #4

ESCWA Water Development Report 4

National Capacities for the Management of Shared Water Resources in ESCWA Member Countries

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ESCWA Series on Water Development
31 Aug 2012
This report focuses on national and regional capacities for the management of shared water resources in ESCWA member countries. Specific attention is paid to the legal frameworks for shared water resources management and the ways in which legal instruments and agreements can support integrated wa...
ESCWA WATER DEV RPT #3 2009

ESCWA Water Development Report No.3

Role of Desalination in Addressing Water Scarcity

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ESCWA Series on Water Development
14 May 2010
There is a growing concern among the international community that a pending water crisis is threatening the entire global population, not only those living in arid to semi-arid areas. This Report, the second in the series of the United Nations World Water Development Report (WWDR), gives and over...
ESCWA WATER DEV RPT #2 2007

ESCWA Water Development Report No.2

State of Water Resources in the ESCWA Region

Series:
ESCWA Series on Water Development
17 Apr 2008
There is a growing concern among the international community that a pending water crisis is threatening the entire global population, not only those living in arid to semi-arid areas. This Report, the second in the series of the United Nations World Water Development Report (WWDR), gives and over...
ESCWA WATER DEV RPT #1

ESCWA Water Development Report 1

Vulnerability of the Region to Socio-economic Drought

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ESCWA Series on Water Development
24 Feb 2006