Water Governance

Issue Sheet English Authors: UNDP-SIWI Water Governance Facility
Published: August 2016 Publisher: Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI)

Water governance is one of the most critical areas through which to improve the sustainable development of water resources and services. How societies choose to govern their water resources and services has profound impacts on people’s livelihood and the sustainability of water resources. Access to water is, for many people, a matter of daily survival, or can help to break the vicious circle of poverty.

In this Issue Sheet the WGF explores the different dimensions of water governance and the WGF activities.

How to cite: UNDP-SIWI Water Governance Facility. Issue sheet: Water governance. Stockholm: SIWI.



August 2016

Focus Areas

Water Resources , Water and Sanitation