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The Complex Politics of Water and Power in Zimbabwe: IWRM in the Catchment Councils of Manyame, Mazowe and Sanyati (1993-2001) - file
B. Derman; Emmanuel Manzungu / Water Alternatives 2016
In the mid - nineties Zimbabwe formed participatory institutions known as catchment a nd sub - catchment councils based on river basins to govern and manage its waters. These councils were initially funded by a range of donors anticip...
Surges and ebbs: national politics and international influence in the formulation and implementation of IWRM in Zimbabwe
Emmanuel Manzungu; B. Derman / Water Alternatives 2016
In  the  1990s, the  Government  of  Zimbabwe  undertook  water  reforms  to  redress  racially  defined inequitable access to agricultural water. This paper analyses how a w...
Unsettling business: social consequences of the Bujagali hydropower project
Association for International Water Studies, Norway 2014
The Bujagali hydropower dam on The River Nile in Uganda was fi nally commissioned in August 2012 after eighteen years of controversy that delayed the dam construction.  The dam faced numerous economic, environmental, social and s...
Emergence, interpretations and translations of IWRM in South Africa
Synne Movik / Water Alternatives 2016
South  Africa is  often  regarded  to  be  at  the  forefront  of  water  reform,  based  on  Integrated  Water Resources Management (IWRM) ideas. This paper e...
The importance of water, sanitation and hygiene for lymphatic filariasis and leprosy care and inclusion
C. Garsed; R. Waite / Wateraid 2016
Lymphatic filariasis (LF) and leprosy are neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) representing a significant global burden of disease morbidity. Like most NTDs, LF and leprosy are most prevalent in poor, rural and marginalised populations....
Introduction to the special Issue: Flows and practices: the politics of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) in Southern Africa
Lyla Mehta / Water Alternatives 2016
For the past two decades, IWRM has been actively promoted by water experts as well as multilateral and bilateral donors  who have considered it to be a crucial way to address global  water management problems. IWRM  has...
Petro-governance in Tanzania: opportunities and challenges
B. Lee; K. Dupuy / Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway 2016
Recent significant natural gas discoveries have pushed Tanzania into the international spotlight as a new petroleum producer. How can the country ensure that its newfound wealth is translated into economic development? Much depend on ...
Flows and practices: The politics of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) in southern Africa
Lyla Mehta (ed); B. Derman (ed); Emmanuel Manzungu (ed) 2016
For the past two decades, IWRM has been actively promoted by water experts as well as multilateral and bilateral donors  who have considered it to be a crucial way to address global  water management problems. IWRM  has...
The political economy of conservation at Mount Elgon, Uganda: between local deprivation, regional sustainability, and global public goods
P. Vedeld 2016
This paper presents a case study from Mount Elgon National Park, Uganda, examining and deepening an understanding of direct incomes and costs of conservation for local people close to protected areas. In the early 1990s, collaborative...
Tropical Forest Fire Susceptibility Mapping at the Cat Ba National Park Area, Hai Phong City, Vietnam, Using GIS-Based Kernel Logistic Regression
Dieu Tien Bui 2016
The Cat Ba National Park area (Vietnam) with its tropical forest is recognized as being part of the world biodiversity conservation by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and is a well-known d...
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Introduction to the special Issue: Flows and practices: the politics of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) in Southern Africa
Lyla Mehta / Water Alternatives 2016
For the past two decades, IWRM has been actively promoted by water experts as well as multilateral and bilateral donors  who have considered it to be a crucial way to address global  water management problems. IWRM  has...
Petro-governance in Tanzania: opportunities and challenges
B. Lee; K. Dupuy / Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway 2016
Recent significant natural gas discoveries have pushed Tanzania into the international spotlight as a new petroleum producer. How can the country ensure that its newfound wealth is translated into economic development? Much depend on ...
Flows and practices: The politics of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) in southern Africa
Lyla Mehta (ed); B. Derman (ed); Emmanuel Manzungu (ed) 2016
For the past two decades, IWRM has been actively promoted by water experts as well as multilateral and bilateral donors  who have considered it to be a crucial way to address global  water management problems. IWRM  has...
The political economy of conservation at Mount Elgon, Uganda: between local deprivation, regional sustainability, and global public goods
P. Vedeld 2016
This paper presents a case study from Mount Elgon National Park, Uganda, examining and deepening an understanding of direct incomes and costs of conservation for local people close to protected areas. In the early 1990s, collaborative...
Tropical Forest Fire Susceptibility Mapping at the Cat Ba National Park Area, Hai Phong City, Vietnam, Using GIS-Based Kernel Logistic Regression
Dieu Tien Bui 2016
The Cat Ba National Park area (Vietnam) with its tropical forest is recognized as being part of the world biodiversity conservation by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and is a well-known d...
No sense of ownership in weak participation: a forest conservation experiment in Tanzania
Ø.N. Handberg / Norwegian University of Life Sciences 2016
Sense of ownership is often advocated as an argument for local participation within the epistemic development and nature conservation communities. Stakeholder participation in initiating, designing or implementing institutions is clai...
Young people's burden: requirement of negative CO2 emissions
J. Hansen / Earth System Dynamics 2016
The rapid rise of global temperature that began about 1975 continues at a mean rate of about 0.18°C /decade , with the current annual temperature exceeding +1.25°C relative to 1880-1920. Global temperature has just reached a l...
Understanding the water security in peri-urban Hyderabad 2015-2017
SaciWATERs / The South Asia Consortium for Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies 2016
The southern Indian city of Hyderabad has seen unprecedented growth and is an emerging megacity. Some processes in its rapid urbanisation and development have had serious repercussions and are proving to be a threat to the city and it...
Arsenic free drinking water: a success story
Arsenic Knowledge and Action Network 2016
An honest effort was attempted against Arsenic in Madhusudan Kathi village in North 24 Pargana district of West Bengal. That effort is now reciting a success story today. It can be said that a revo...
Environmental issues in Ethiopia and links to the Ethiopian economy
B. Daley / Evidence on Demand 2015
Ethiopia has a high-level strategy to pursue agriculture-based industrialisation with a goal of achieving middle income country status by 2025 with no net increase in carbon emissions. As an economy currently heavily dependent...
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National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM)
The Ministry of Home Affairs for the Government of India
Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal (STAR)
STAR Journal is an open-access journal which publishes research related to the fields of Science, Technology and Arts.
California Environmental Associates (CEA)
CEA provides consulting services and dives projects into five practice areas: philanthropic services, regulatory & Compliance Strategy, recruiting & organizational design services, sustainable business and sustainable finance.
Climate and Land Use Alliance
The Climate and Land Use Alliance aims to "seeks to realize the potential of forested and agricultural landscapes to mitigate climate change, benefit people, and protect the environment."
African Centre for Cities (ACC)
The African Centre for Cities (ACC) is an interdisciplinary research and teaching programme focussed on the dynamics of unsustainable urbanisation processes in Africa, with an eye on identifying systemic responses.
UKCIP
UKCIP was established in 1997. It's work focuses on three main categories: Decision-making for adaptation, ?Exchanging knowledge and ideas and ?Creative adaptation. ?UKCIP is based at the Environmental Change Institute at the University of Oxford.
International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)
The International Council on Clean Transportation is an independent nonprofit organisation founded to provide research and technical and scientific analysis to environmental regulators. Their mission is "to improve the environmental performance and energy efficiency of road, marine, and air transportation, in order to benefit public health and mitigate climate change."
Copernicus Publications
Publisher of peer-reviewed open access journals which has been running since 2001.
AFRREV STECH: An International Journal of Science and Technology
African Research Review (AFRREV) is the publishing arm of the International Association of African Researchers and Reviewers (IAARR). It is a group of four Journals which currently serve as open access platform for scholarly dialogue for those in the academic world who care about academic issues and sustainable development. AFRREV STECH: An International Journal of Science and Technology is one...
Centre pour l'Environnement et le Développement / Centre for Environment and Development (CED)
Research and advocacy organisation promoting sustainable livelihoods and the protection of natural resources in Cameroon.
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