Shift from supply augmentation to civil society participation: Need of the hour for better water resource management

Special Features

  • Provides a concise overview of the subject matter
  • Accessible to a general readership
  • Maps water resources of India
  • Critically analyses water governance in India
  • Policy-oriented

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgements

List of Abbreviations

Introduction

1. The Indian Situation

2. The Evolution of Water Control in India

3. Impact of Water Resource Development on Agriculture

4. Problems of Implementation and Management

5. Water Pricing Policies

6. Inequalities in Access to Water

7. Conflicts over Water

8. Solutions for Effective Water Management

9. Prospects for Reform

References

Index

 
 
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The book "Water Resources of India" identifies the shortcomings in the present water governance system and suggests effective solutions for the way forward.
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