The Resource The future of water in African cities : why waste water?, Michael Jacobsen, Michael Webster, and Kalanithy Vairavamoorthy, editors

The future of water in African cities : why waste water?, Michael Jacobsen, Michael Webster, and Kalanithy Vairavamoorthy, editors

Label
The future of water in African cities : why waste water?
Title
The future of water in African cities
Title remainder
why waste water?
Statement of responsibility
Michael Jacobsen, Michael Webster, and Kalanithy Vairavamoorthy, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The objective of this study is to assist public authorities to identify and address the future challenges of urban water supply, sanitation, and flood management in cities. In order to do that, this report uses the conceptual framework of Integrated Urban Water Management (IUWM) as a holistic set of planning and management tools incorporating all components of the urban water cycle to help develop efficient and flexible urban water systems in the future. The future of water in African cities: why waste water? argues that a new approach to urban water management is needed in Africa. Due to their
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
363.610967
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
no index present
LC call number
TD319.S73
LC item number
F88 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Directions in Development
Label
The future of water in African cities : why waste water?, Michael Jacobsen, Michael Webster, and Kalanithy Vairavamoorthy, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Africa's emerging urban water challenges -- An integrated perspective to urban water management -- Assessing water management challenges and capacities in African cities -- In-depth analysis of water management challenges in selected cities. Nairobi : dealing with the gap between supply and demand -- Mbale : a time limited window of opportunity -- Arua : can decentralized solutions postpone a very large infrastructure project? -- Douala : addressing sanitation, flooding, and waste management -- Participation of stakeholders in IUWM : experience from our case studies -- Making IUWM work in African cities
Control code
ocn820849335
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 199 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821397213
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
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.b27110278
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)820849335
  • pebcs0821397214

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