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  1. Title

    India: diagnostic assessment of select environmental challenges, Volume 1: An analysis of physical and monetary losses of environmental health and natural resources

    Description
    This report provides estimates of social and financial costs of environmental damage in India from three pollution damage categories: urban air pollution, water pollution and indoor air pollution. This report was published by The World Bank in 2013.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/16027
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    India: Diagnostic assessment of select environmental challenges, Volume 2: Economic growth and environmental sustainability: what are the tradeoffs?

    Description
    This report addresses the tradeoffs involved in controlling local pollutants such as particles from fossil fuel combustion in India. The report analyses the effects of reducing pollution on economic development and GDP and finds that the health benefits outweigh the loss of GDP. This report was published by The World Bank in 2013.
    Author
    The World Bank Group
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/16028
  3. Title

    India: Diagnostic assessment of select environmental challenges, Volume 3: Valuation of biodiversity and ecosystems services in India

    Description
    This report attempts to estimate the social and financial costs of environmental damage in India from three pollution damage categories: urban air pollution, inadequate water supply and indoor air pollution as well as four natural resource damage categories: agricultural damage, rangeland degradation, deforestation and natural disasters. The report goes on to estimate the likely effects of policies to reduce environmental damage on the country's GDP. This report was published by The World Bank in 2013.
    Author
    The World Bank Group
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/16029
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    India: Fact sheet: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A fact sheet about India, containing information about land and population, water resources, water withdrawal and water managed areas. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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    India: revitalizing Punjab's agriculture

    Description
    This report studies the development and growth of agriculture in the Punjab region of India, including its historic position as the state's centre of rice and wheat production and the region's three current key concerns of restoring growth, promoting sustainable use of natural resources and rationalizing fiscal outlays on the sector. It covers developments and outcomes; policies, public expenditures and provision of public services; and options and recommendations. This report was published by The World Bank in 2003.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/14433
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    India: Sub-national irrigation: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A description of irrigation areas in India, with a general overview, references where applicable, and a list of the irrigated areas, including size in hectares. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/irrigationmap/ind/index.stm
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    India: Water resource sheet: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A fact sheet providing information about renewable water resources in India, broken down by internal and external renewable water resources, and a summary total. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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    Indicators of sustainable agriculture: a scoping analysis

    Description
    This report explores the methods and analysis of a scoping exercise to identify a preliminary list of indicators related to agriculture and the environment and proposes next steps for developing indicators that measure the environmental sustainability of agriculture.
    Author
    Katie Reytar; Craig Hanson; Norbert Henninger
    Publisher
    World Resources Institute (WRI)
    http://www.wri.org/sites/default/files/wrr_installment_6_sustainable_agruiculture_indicators.pdf
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    Indonesia: Country profile: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A country profile of Indonesia, discussing topics such as geography, climate, population, economy, agriculture, water resources and water use, irrigation and drainage development, and water management. Relevant information sources are provided. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/countries_regions/IDN/index.stm
  10. Title

    Indonesia: Fact sheet: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A fact sheet about Indonesia, containing information about land and population, water resources, water withdrawal and water managed areas. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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    Indonesia: Irrigated crop calendar: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A calendar of crop irrigation in Indonesia showing areas irrigated each month in 2005 for a number of different crops. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/water_use_agr/CC_PDF/CC_IDN.pdf
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    Indonesia: Sub-national irrigation: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A description of irrigation areas in Indonesia, with a general overview, references where applicable, and a list of the irrigated areas, including size in hectares. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/irrigationmap/idn/index.stm
  13. Title

    Indonesia: Water resource sheet: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A fact sheet providing information about renewable water resources in Indonesia, broken down by internal and external renewable water resources, and a summary total. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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    Institutions in the Mekong Delta of Cambodia - findings from a situation analysis

    Description
    This paper focuses on property rights and collective action in the Mekong region of Cambodia and describes institutional arrangements in water management for community based aquaculture in two villages in this area. This paper was originally published by The WorldFish Center in the Proceedings of the CBFM-2 International Conference on Community Based Approaches to Fisheries Management which took place in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 6-7 March 2007
    Publisher
    The WorldFish Center
    http://www.worldfishcenter.org/resource_centre/WF_927.pdf
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    Integration of freshwater prawn culture with rice farming in Kuttanad, India

    Description
    This article discusses the potential integration of paddy cultivation with prawn/fish culture to effectively utilize the vast embanked coastal flood plains in Kuttanad, India. This article was originally published in Naga, the quarterly magazine of The WorldFish Center, in 2002.
    Author
    B. M. Kurup; K. Ranjeet
    Publisher
    The WorldFish Center
    http://www.worldfishcenter.org/Naga/Naga25-3&4/pdf/NAGA_25no3n4_features_c.pdf
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    Investing in water infrastructure: capital, operations and maintenance

    Description
    This paper provides background information for development practitioners in the water and other infrastructure sectors. It outlines the major challenges related to financing the gap in global water infrastructure, including those systems that provide urban and rural water supply, and sanitation and irrigation services. It highlights investment needs for the sector and goes on to make a number of suggestions and recommendations for using funds more efficiently and improving water infrastructure. This report was published by the World Bank in 2012.
    Author
    Diego J. Rodriguez; Caroline van den Berg; Amanda McMahon
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/17252
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    Irrigation and water policies in the Mekong region: current discourses and practices

    Description
    This report documents current irrigation and water policies in countries of the Mekong region, reviewing planning issues, water policies and legal frameworks, the setting up of water policy "apex bodies," participatory policies, and integrated water resource management/river basin management. This report was published by IWMI in 2005.
    Author
    Francois Molle
    Publisher
    International Water Management Institute (IWMI)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.3910/2009.095
  18. Title

    Lao People's Democratic Republic: Country profile: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A country profile of Laos, discussing topics such as geography, climate, population, economy, agriculture, water resources and water use, irrigation and drainage development, and water management. Relevant information sources are provided. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/countries_regions/LAO/index.stm
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    Lao People's Democratic Republic: Fact sheet: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A fact sheet about Laos, containing information about land and population, water resources, water withdrawal and water managed areas. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  20. Title

    Lao People's Democratic Republic: Irrigated crop calendar: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A calendar of crop irrigation in Laos showing areas irrigated each month in 2005 for a number of different crops. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/water_use_agr/CC_PDF/CC_LAO.pdf
  21. Title

    Lao People's Democratic Republic: Sub-national irrigation: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A description of irrigation areas in Laos, with a general overview, references where applicable, and a list of the irrigated areas, including size in hectares. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/irrigationmap/lao/index.stm
  22. Title

    Lao People's Democratic Republic: Water resource sheet: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A fact sheet providing information about renewable water resources in Laos, broken down by internal and external renewable water resources, and a summary total. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  23. Title

    Livestock environment and development in watersheds

    Description
    This paper analyses critical issues which affect the environment and livelihoods of livestock rearing communities in India (including access to land resources, scarcity of fodder, access to drinking water, livestock services and credit) and makes a series of recommendations which will ensure that livestock rearing continues to be a viable livelihood option for the poor and that preserves and nurtures the ecosystem.
    Author
    Ranjitha Puskur; B. R. Mangurkar; Ravindra A.; A. K. Joseph; V. Padmakumar
    Publisher
    Capitalisation of Livestock Programme Experiences India (CALPI); Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/wairdocs/lead/ae764e/ae764e00.htm
  24. Title

    Lower Krishna Basin trajectory: relationships between basin development and downstream environmental degradation

    Description
    This paper describes how basin water development can lead to downstream environmental degradation, particularly soil and groundwater salinization, increasing pollution, disappearing mangroves and wetland dessication illustrated through the case study of the Krishna River Basin in South India. This paper was published by IWMI in 2008.
    Author
    Jean-Philippe Venot; Bharat R. Sharma; Kamineni V. G. K. Rao
    Publisher
    International Water Management Institute (IWMI)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.3910/2009.125
  25. Title

    Making climate your business: private sector adaptation in Southeast Asia

    Description
    This report assists businesses in Southeast Asia to understand the need to adapt to climate change; to learn what others are doing in government, civil society and the private sector to promote adaptation; and to identify the risks and opportunities that climate change impacts present and act on them.
    Author
    Lauren Withey; Karin Borgerson; Kirk Herbertson; Heather McGray; Jacqui Dixon; Marie Morice; Richard Welford; Helen Roeth
    Publisher
    World Resources Institute (WRI)
    http://www.wri.org/publication/making-climate-your-business

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