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Protecting Water Resources: Pollution Prevention

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Protecting Water Resources: Pollution Prevention

Thematic Background Paper for the International Conference on Freshwater

Kraemer, R. Andreas; Keya Choudhury; Eleftheria Kampa 2001: Protecting Water Resources: Pollution Prevention - Thematic Background Paper for the International Conference on Freshwater — Bonn, 3-7 December 2001. Ecologic, Institute for International and European Environmental Policy, Berlin.


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Kraemer, R. Andreas; Keya Choudhury; Eleftheria Kampa 2001: Protecting Water Resources: Pollution Prevention - Thematic Background Paper for the International Conference on Freshwater — Bonn, 3-7 December 2001. Ecologic, Institute for International and European Environmental Policy, Berlin.

Sprache
Englisch
Autor(en)
Keya Choudhury
Finanzierung
Jahr
2001
Umfang
21 S.
Projektnummer
950
Inhaltsverzeichnis

PREFACE AND SUMMARY
I INTRODUCTION
2 CURRENT SITUATION
2.1 Pressures
2.1.1 Pollutants
2.1.2 Main Polluters
2.2 State
2.2.1 Regional Overview of Water Pollution
2.2.2 Water Pollution in Relation to Other Developments
2.3 Impact
2.3.1 Impact on the drinking water supply
2.3.2 Impact on ecosystems
2.3.3 Economic impacts of water pollution
2.3.4 Impact on human health and social security
2.4 Responses to water pollution
2.4.1 Political responses
2.4.2 Legal responses
2.4.3 Economic responses
2.4.4 Social responses
3 SUCCESS STORIES AND LESSONS LEARNT
3.1 Political approaches
3.2 Legal instruments
3.3 Economic Instruments
3.4 Co-operation
3.5 Ecological Services
4 ISSUES AND POLICY IMPLICATIONS
4.1 Policy advocacy and governance
4.2 Financial resources
4.3 Legal reform
4.4 Integrated water management
4.5 Participation and co-operation
4.6 Technology
4.7 Information and capacity building
5 REFERENCES
6 ANNEX A: CURRENT SITUATION
7 ANNEX B: SUCCESS STORIES AND LESSONS LEARNT