Essays about: "Transboundary Waters"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words Transboundary Waters.

  1. 1. Conditions for Cooperative Water Resource Management in a conflict affected society : A case study of the Ibër River Basin

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Astrid Berne; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Water Resource Management; Transboundary Waters; Conflict Affected Societies; Environmental Peacemaking.;

    Abstract : Kosovo is a disputed territory, in conflict with Serbia, the country it declared independence from in 1999. The two states share water resource, in the form of the Ibër river. Kosovo is facing issues of water scarcity and the water it has access to is heavily polluted with untreated wastewater metallurgy waste. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustaining the Salish Sea in uncertainty : a case study of sustainable transboundary water governance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Kyla Wilson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; socio-ecological systems; adaptive governance; anticipatory governance; climate change; polycentricity; indigenous knowledge; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Water is essential to life. In many communities, social, cultural, and economic practices are closely linked to hydrologic flows and the ecosystems that depend on them, creating complex socio-ecological systems. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hydro-securitization in the Indus River basin: An analysis of Indo-Pakistani security frames

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Vidar Wirén Gimle; [2019]
    Keywords : Securitization theory; India-Pakistan; Hydropolitics; Security frames; Transboundary waters; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The animosities between India and Pakistan have been continuous since partition of British India over seven decades ago. Disputes over Kashmir and the rivers flowing through the region can be said to represent a nucleus of the tensions between the two countries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Transboundary Waters: A Cross-National Study on how Economic Inequality Affects Transboundary Water Cooperation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ulrika Lundin Glans; [2019]
    Keywords : Transboundary waters; cooperation; economic inequality;

    Abstract : This study aims at investigating how economic inequality affects the possibilities for successful water cooperation between neighboring states sharing a transboundary watershed. As of 2019, researchers have concluded that there are 310 international river basins affecting 150 countries and 52 percent of the world’s population. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Gendered Analysis of the Brahmaputra Dialogue : A study of the relation between transboundary water management and gender norms

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tove Lexén; [2017]
    Keywords : transboundary water management; gender; governance; conflict; South Asia;

    Abstract : Transboundary water management (TWM) regards how internationally shared waters are managed. Recently, TWM processes have been researched from the perspective of gender inclusivity. READ MORE