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Water in a changing world

Author: Unesco.; World Water Assessment Programme (United Nations)
Publisher: London : Earthscan ; Paris : United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), ©2009.
Series: United Nations world water development report, 3.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The United Nations World Water Development Report, published every three years, is a comprehensive review providing an authoritative picture of the state of the world's freshwater resources. It offers best practices as well as in-depth theoretical analyses to help stimulate ideas and actions for better stewardship in the water sector. It is the only report of its kind, resulting from the collaboration and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Programme, UN World Water Assessment.
United Nations World Water Development Report 3 : Water in a Changing World (Two-Volume Set).
London : Earthscan, ©2009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Unesco.; World Water Assessment Programme (United Nations)
ISBN: 9781849773355 1849773351
OCLC Number: 900580028
Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 318 pages) : color illustrations, color maps
Contents: Water in a changing world --
pt. 1. Understanding what drives the pressures on water --
pt. 2. Using water --
pt. 3. State of the resource --
pt. 4. Responses and choices.
Series Title: United Nations world water development report, 3.
Responsibility: [World Water Assessment Programme].

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The United Nations World Water Development Report, published every three years, is a comprehensive review providing an authoritative picture of the state of the world's freshwater resources. It offers best practices as well as in-depth theoretical analyses to help stimulate ideas and actions for better stewardship in the water sector. It is the only report of its kind, resulting from the collaboration and contributions of the 26 UN agencies, commissions, program, funds, secretariats and conventions that have a significant role in addressing global water concerns. Two volume set: 336 + 96 pag.

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