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- DocumentNorwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2009This report reviews the actions taken by the office of Norwegian Church Aid in Eritrea (NCA-E), its organisation and activities during the period 2005-2008. The background for this report is the Strategic Partnership Agreement (SPA) that the Norwegian Embassy and NCA-E signed in 2005, and the problems NCA-E has encountered in implementing the programme.Document
Observations on the intersections of human rights and local practice: a livelihood perspective on waterLaw, Social Justice and Global Development Journal, 2008This report explores how local water management practices incorporate water within a broader right to livelihood framework. Field research findings conducted in Zimbabwe support the existence of a right to water forming part of a broader right to livelihood.Document
Fiction, facts and future: Norad’s assistance to water supply and sanitation development in Tanzania and Kenya during the 70s, 80s and 90sNorwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2008The main purpose of this report is to provide an update on the status of the Norwegian investments made on the water supply and sanitation sector in Tanzania and Kenya during the 1970s, 80s and 90s. The report aims at drawing lessons from these programmes for the benefit of future programmes in water and sanitation world wide.Document
In dead water: merging of climate change with pollution, over-harvest, and infestations in the world’s fishing groundsUnited Nations [UN] Environment Programme, 2008The world’s oceans are already under stress as a result of overfishing, pollution and other environmentally-damaging activities in the coastal zones and now on the high seas. Climate change is presenting a further and wide-ranging challenge with new and emerging threats to the sustainability and productivity of a key economic and environmental resource.DocumentNorwegian Church Aid, 2008This sourcebook presents advice, perspectives and case studies about advocacy for safe freshwater and sanitation.DocumentSTEPS Centre, Institute of Development Studies, 2007This STEPS paper reviews past and current debates in the water and sanitation domain and takes initial steps towards developing a framework that might better address the sustainability challenges posed by liquid dynamics.DocumentCentre on Housing Rights and Evictions, 2007There is growing interest among water and sanitation policy makers and practitioners in the contributions of human rights approaches to efforts to extend access to water and sanitation to all. Many actors in the water and sanitation sectors are now aware of human rights-based approaches to development, but are unfamiliar with the precise content of human rights standards.DocumentNorwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research, 2007This working paper contains reports on the creation of more effective and legitimate multi-governance arrangements in various policy domains from the 8. Nordic Environmental Social Science Research Conference held in Norway in June, 2007.Document
Maximising the benefits from water and environmental sanitation: cooperation with private sector to improve results: a pilot water project in UgandaYme, 2005While the UN-Water Decade and the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) define the focus of both governments and nongovernmental organisations to improve the situation of many communities, new concepts and models for partnership have to be found to make a real impact within a short allocated time.Document
Drought in Norwegian water aid: a study of Norwegian water related development cooperation in the period 1999–2003Association for International Water Studies, Norway, 2004The report aims to provide a picture of and numbers on the Norwegian bilateral development cooperation within water supply, sanitation and water resource management between 1999 and 2003.