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Water : A source of conflict or cooperation?

Author
Grover V.I.
Date
2007
Source
IUCN (ID: MON-080760)
Publisher | Place of publication
Science Publishers | Enfield, NH, USA
ISBN
978-1-57808-511-8
Pages
360 p.
Document type
Monography/book
Language
English
Field of application
International
Country/Territory
China, Bangladesh, South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Australia, United States of America, Korea, Republic of, Fiji, Kiribati
Subject
Water
Keyword
Surface water Water rights International relations/cooperation Military activities Basin/catchment/watershed Transboundary effects Freshwater resources management Water supply
Basin
Niger
Abstract

Contents:
Introduction
. Introduction: V.I. Grover
. Water Wars? Conflict, Cooperation, and Negotiation over Transboundary Water: Shlomi Dinar
. Conflicts in Shared River Basins: Nils Petter Gleditsch et al.

Asia
. Water Conflicts in China: Desheng Hu
. Disputes over Water, Natural Resources and Human Security in Bangladesh: Towards a Conflict
Analysis Framework: Irna van der Molen

Africa
. The Hydropolitics of Cooperation: South Africa during the Cold War: Anthony Turton
. Competition for Limited Water Resources in Botswana: Umoh T. Umoh et al.
. Water Conflict in West Africa: The Niger River Basin Experience: Umoh T. Umoh et al.
. River Development and Bilateral Cooperation: Lesotho Highlands Water Project Case Study: Naho Mirumachi

Australia
. Water: An Essential Commodity and Yet a Potential Source of Conflict with Special Reference to Australia: Syed U. Hussainy and S. Kumar

Comparisons Between Continents
. Enhancing Sustainability in River Basin Management through Conflict Resolution: Comparative Analysis from the U.S. and South Korea: Young-Doo Wang et al.

North America
. International Joint Commission: A Model of Cooperation in the Great Lakes Region: V.I. Grover and Haseen Khan

South Pacific
. Water in the Pacific Islands: Case Studies from Fiji and Kiribati: Eberhard Weber