Document Type

Book Section

Publication Date

4-2022

ISBN

978-92-3-100507-7

Abstract

This chapter gives an overview of the status of transboundary aquifers and the cooperation related to shared groundwater resources, highlighting the complexity of the assessment, analysis and management of these systems. It summarizes the main challenges regarding transboundary aquifers and the need for more comprehensive and integrated management, which would include technical, legal and organizational aspects as well as training and cooperation.

First Page

171

Last Page

179

Num Pages

9

Publisher

UNESCO

Rights

This report is published by UNESCO on behalf of UN-Water. The list of UN-Water Members and Partners can be found on the following website: www.unwater.org. This publication is available in Open Access under the Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 IGO (CC-BY-SA 3.0 IGO) license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/igo/). By using the content of this publication, the users accept to be bound by the terms of use of the UNESCO Open Access Repository (www.unesco.org/open-access/terms-useccbysa- en).

Book Title

The United Nations World Water Development Report 2022: Groundwater: Making the invisible visible

Book Author

UNESCO World Water Assessment Programme

FIle Type

PDF

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