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Title Community-based water law and water resource management reform in developing countries / edited by Barbara van Koppen, Mark Giordano and John Butterworth
Published Cambridge, MA : CABI, 2008
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Description 1 online resource
Series Comprehensive assessment of water management in agriculture ; 5
Comprehensive assessment of water management in agriculture series ; 5
Contents Community-based water law and water resources management reform in developing countries / Barbara van Koppen [and others] -- Understanding legal pluralism in water and land rights: lessons from Africa and Asia / Ruth Meinzen-Dick and Leticia Nkonya -- Community priorities for water rights / Bryan Bruns -- Dispossession at the interface of community-based water law and permit systems / Barbara van Koppen -- Issues in reforming informal water economies of low-income countries: examples from India and elsewhere / Tushaar Shah -- Legal pluralism and the politics of inclusion, recognition and contestation of local water rights in the Andes / Rutgerd Boelens, Rocio Bustamante and Hugo de Vos -- Water rights and rules, and management in spate irrigation systems in Eritrea, Yemen and Pakistan / Abraham Mehari, Frank Van Steenbergen and Bart Schultz -- Local institutions for wetland management in Ethiopia / Alan B. Dixon and Adrian P. Wood -- Indigenous systems of conflict resolution in Oromia, Ethiopia / Desalegn Chemeda Endossa [and others] -- Kenya's new water law / Albert Mumma -- Coping with history and hydrology: how Kenya's settlement and land tenure patterns shape contemporary water rights and gender relations in water / Leah Onyango [and others] -- Irrigation management and poverty dynamics: case study of the Nyando Basin in western Kenya / Brent Swallow, Leah Onyango and Ruth Meinzen-Dick -- If government failed, how are we to succeed? The importance of history and context in present-day irrigation reform in Malawi / Anne Ferguson and W.O. Mulwafu -- A legal-infrastructural framework for catchment apportionment / Bruce Lankford and Willie Mwaruvanda -- Intersections of law, human rights and water management in Zimbabwe / Bill Derman [and others]
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Water resources development -- Developing countries.
Water -- Law and legislation -- Developing countries.
Form Electronic book
Author Butterworth, John (John Andrew)
Giordano, Mark.
Koppen, B. C. P. van (Barbara C. P.)
ISBN 1845933273 (electronic bk.)
9781845933272 (electronic bk.)