FAO warns of growing water scarcity amid climate change, population growth Ronnel W. Domingo Philippine Daily Inquirer / January 24, 2017 Competition for water will intensify as the global population exceeds nine billion people around 2050. The Food and Agriculture Organization is calling for better…View More FAO warns of growing water scarcity amid climate change, population growth
Equal access to water: Improving gender relations around water access, use & governance in six countries. Report from UN Development Programme Published on 17 Oct 2016. Women and men access, use, and benefit from water differently; yet due to existing gender disparities, their relationship to…View More Equal access to water and the governance in six countries.
Farmers versus big business: the politics of irrigation in Tanzania Elizabeth Harrison and Anna Mdee Thursday 14 May 2015 Lack of clarity over who should regulate and control water access causes competition between farmers, urban dwellers and foreign investment. Farmers in Tanzania say that sprinkler…View More Farmers versus big business: the politics of irrigation in Tanzania
Climate change, drought and overexploitation of water resources Javier Muñoz, Journal U. Chile, Radio Universidad de Chile, November 30, 2014. The overexploitation of water resources, climate change and the bad management of resources, maintain the drought in north-central Chile. Although measures are announced, organizations say…View More Climate change, drought and overexploitation of water resources
Agriculture Ministers Agree to promote sustainable water use. Rotary Journal, Queretaro, Mexico – Argentina. American Agriculture Ministers agreed to promote the sustainable use of water for agriculture and rural areas. The delegations agreed on the need to work together to boost agriculture projects in the…View More Agriculture Ministers Agree to promote sustainable water use
Pilar M. A. Cuba to mitigate effects of climate change on agriculture Prensa Latina, September 6, 2013 , Pinar del Rio, Cuba . Climate change adaptation in the agricultural sector of Cuba with sustainable practices and other strategies , promotes actions in search of efficient…View More Cuba to mitigate effects of climate change on agriculture
Salazar , B. / Rivera N. Equity in water governance : essential to avoid conflicts. Posted by CEPES in : The Agrarian Journal 154, August 2013 , Peru . The ongoing conflict and inequity remain the main elements that characterize the management of water resources…View More Equity in water governance : essential to avoid conflicts.
19 water reserves will create in 11 states of Mexico El Diario mx | 08/04/2013 | Mexico For first time, Mexico will water reserve for the exclusive benefit of the environment. This measure implies that these reserves may not be used to supply new housing…View More 19 water reserves will create in 11 states of Mexico
Adopt policy to increase irrigation in Guatemala July 11, 2013, Guatemala. The Government of Guatemala reported to have adopted a policy to increase irrigation water for agriculture to overcome water shortages affecting crops during the summer in various regions. It is intended that the Government…View More Adopt policy to increase irrigation in Guatemala
It sharpens labor shortage in agriculture May 27, 2013, Chile. Flor Vasquez Gomez The labor shortage in agriculture in the conditions of Chile is a problem that becomes complicated every year, during the last two to three years there have been serious difficulties in this…View More It sharpens labor shortage in agriculture
Integrated urban water management. Case Study: Asuncion Water and Sanitation Program of the World Bank (WSP) Partnership Programme for water (WPP) of the World Bank. January 2013 www.bibliotecaonuagua.org Water Library | Document Center United Nations Water and Sanitation The serious problems in the city of…View More Integrated urban water management. Case Study: Asuncion
Juan G. R. Australia hydraulic development requires more investment and economic studies. Water and Irrigation. Vol 4, No. 1: 9-10, April, 2013, Spain. Australia has made great efforts in sustainable water development in the country, but droughts and floods threaten future food crises, it is…View More Australia hydraulic development requires more investment and economic studies.
World Water Day 22 March 2013 Theme 2013: Water Cooperation “One of each three people lives in country with moderate to high water scarce, and it is possible that by 2030 the shortage affects nearly half of the world population, as demand may exceed by…View More Water cooperation
Juan G. R. The European Union require more water resources management. Water and Irrigation. Vol: 4, No. 1: 3-4, January, 2013, Spain. The extreme water stress is characteristic of most part of the territory of Spain, from the eastern and Mediterranean zone of France, Cyprus,…View More The European Union require more water resources management.