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USAID/Jordan Water Management Initiative

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Smart Water Harvesting Solutions

This booklet describes a number of creative solutions in situations where ‘there seems to be no water’. It shows practical efforts to ‘create water’, especially in drought prone areas. It does not ...

Water in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

The Palestinian population in the West Bank and Gaza is one of the fastest growing in the world and its demand for water is increasing. Access and distribution of water in these territories has bee...

Water Governance in the Arab Region

Water security requires effective governance attention to water’s vulnerability and value; to good management principles and practices; and to complex and rapidly changing social, economic, politic...

The Issues and Challenges of Reducing Non-Revenue Water

Chronic water losses have been the hallmark of urban Asia’s water management over the decades. This may not have mattered much during an era of assumed plenty. But the rapid growth of Asia’s towns ...

Water in the Arab World: MANAGEMENT PERSPECTIVES AND...

This volume is intended to serve as a water handbook. It represents the collective knowledge about water resources management acquired over recent years, both within the World Bank water team and w...

Toward an Analytical Framework for the Governance of...

The issue of groundwater management challenges the paradigm along which the concept of good governance has developed since the 1990s. We show that in contexts involving multiple power structures, t...

Managing groundwater sustainably

Groundwater is the most abundant source of freshwater on Earth The total volume of fresh groundwater stored on Earth is between 8 and 10 million km3, or 96% of non-frozen freshwater. Groundwater pr...

Nuclear Technology Review 2016

With 441 reactors operating at the end of 2015, nuclear energy had a global generating capacity of 382.9 GW(e). Five reactors were permanently shutdown, ten were connected to the grid, the highest ...

World Nuclear Performance Report

At the start of 2015 there were 436 operable reactors around the world and by year-end there were 439. This increase in reactor numbers came despite the retirement of seven units during the year. A...

Your Guide to Waste Management in Jordan

Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) is solid and semi-solid materials produced by households, as well as other waste similar in nature and composition resulting from any activity (commerce, offices, public...

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