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Conflict and cooperation in managing international water resources

Barrett, Scott Ph. D.

Conflict and cooperation in managing international water resources

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Published by The World Bank, Policy Research Dept., Public Economics Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water resources development -- International cooperation.,
  • International rivers.,
  • Water -- Pollution.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Scott Barrett.
    SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 1303, Policy research working papers ;, 1303.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57 P63 no. 1303
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p. :
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1230492M
    LC Control Number94232225
    OCLC/WorldCa30706015

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Growing concerns about the avail-ability of clean water supplies have stimulated in-creased interest in the management of interna-tional waters.

This paper uses game theory to. Conflict and cooperation in managing international water resources. Scott Barret and Dec. NoPolicy Research Working Paper Series from The World Bank Abstract: Water is often not confined within territorial boundaries so conflicts may arise about shared water resources.

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[2] The interest in international water conflict and cooperation has gradually increased over the last decade. There are two possible explanations for that trend. One, water has become a subject of increased conflict and cooperation among nations.

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Water cooperation. Nurturing the opportunities for cooperation in water management among all stakeholders and improving the comprehension of the challenges and benefits of water cooperation.

International water conflict and cooperation: challenges and opportunities. Water International: Vol. 42, Transboundary River Cooperation: Actors, Strategies. Contributing to the academic discourse on transboundary water management and water conflict and cooperation, the book provides insights to policy-makers on which water diplomacy engagements can be successful, the strengths to build on and the pitfalls to avoid so that shared water resources are managed in a cooperative, sustainable and stable way.

This volume describes various scenarios of conflict and cooperation over water resources among stakeholders in a variety of settings. It discusses treaty making over international rivers, bilateral cooperation on river development between South Africa and Lesotho, the political economy of water supply in the Pacific Island region, the establishment of the Mekong River.

International Centre for Water Cooperation Water cooperation allows policy developers, advisors, practitioners and academics to work towards reducing conflict and increasing economic development and growth at a local, national or regional level.

Over the past one hundred years in particular, there has been a steady process by which natural resources (such as ground-water, forests, fishing grounds and grazing land) have been increasingly managed by centralised institutions.

Governments and other national agencies have argued that this. Bridges over Water places the study of transboundary water conflicts, negotiation, and cooperation in the context of various disciplines, such as international relations, international law, international negotiations, and economics.

It demonstrates their application, using various quantitative approaches, such as river basin modeling. Dealing with these challenges will require the enhancing of adaptive capacity, the improving of the quality of water-resources management and a reduction in the risk of conflict between riparian states.

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The upstream exploitation or diversion of groundwater or rivers can have devastating consequences for those living downstream, and transboundary rivers can provide a source of conflict.

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Legal aspects of international cooperation on transboundary water resources (A.J. Lässker). A general view of the water situation in the. Spain and Portugal have established cooperation mechanisms to manage their shared water resources in order to avoid any potential conflict. Cooperation is clearly reflected in the Albufeira Convention, which provides a legal framework to regulate all transboundary basins between both countries to protect surface water and groundwater, as.

Other potential tools for addressing water security include the establishment of international water law, river authorities and international cooperation bodies.

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They use the Hydropolitical Complex concept to explain why states might choose cooperation. He also looked at how transboundary water resources are managed between sovereign countries and nations seeking sovereignty from them, such as Kosovo with Serbia and Abkhazia with Georgia.

Altingoz decided to pursue his doctorate at UD where he is still able to focus on cases where there is international conflict and transboundary water management. Furthermore, once cooperative water regimes are established through treaty, they turn out to be impressively resilient over time, even between otherwise hostile riparians and even as conflict is waged over other issues.

These patterns suggest that the more valuable lesson of international water is as a resources whose characteristics tend to. Whether the inter-state and sub-national tensions over transboundary waters will lead to greater conflict or increased cooperation remains a hotly debated issue.

Most work on the subject situates transboundary water conflict and transboundary water cooperation at opposing ends of a continuum. The examination of either conflict or cooperation, we argue, refutes the reality of the vast majority.

The US–Mexico Border: Conflict and Co-operation in Water Management. International Journal of Water Resources Development: Vol.

27, Managing Transboundary Waters of. Some research from the International Water Management Institute and Oregon State University has found that water conflicts among nations are less likely than is cooperation, with hundreds of treaties and agreements in place.

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It is a one-stop-shop where such actors can share and access information about relevant activities, co-develop research and education tools and jointly support professional training in.