As defined by the UNDP Water Governance Facility, water governance is determined by the political, social, economic, and administrative systems that are in place. These systems can both directly and indirectly affect the use, development, and management of water resources and the delivery of water services delivery at different levels of society. Improving governance for economic, environmental, and social sustainability is possible through the establishment of stronger public and private institutions, policies, legislation, and processes. Topics addressed in this theme include the principles of equity and efficiency, water administration, the roles of government and other stakeholders, and the frameworks to balance water use between socio-economic activities and ecosystems.
Water and Energy Nexus Research: Summary & Recommendations
Water Loss Control: Efficiency in the Water Utility Sector
Tennessee Valley Authority Act (1933)
Creating Clean Water Cash Flows: Developing Private Markets for Green Stormwater Infrastructure in Philadelphia
Stepping up to the Challenge: The Whole System Approach to Conservation in North America
USGS Water Science School - Questions and Answers
Landsat and Water- Case Studies of the Uses and Benefits of Landsat Imagery in Water Resources
National Water Level Observation Network
Water Resources Dashboard
United States Interagency Elevation Inventory
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