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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Integrated water development -- Asia -- Management,
  • Integrated water development -- Pacific Area -- Management,
  • Water consumption -- Asia,
  • Water consumption -- Pacific Area

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWater resources series -- no. 74, Water resources series (New York, N.Y.) -- no. 74
    ContributionsUnited Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16870454M
    ISBN 109211197058

    At the beginning of the 21st century, the Asia-Pacific region overtook the rest of the world to become the single largest user of natural resources (Resource Efficiency: Economics and Outlook for Asia and the Pacific - UNEP ). As economies in Asia and the Pacific urbanize and industrialize, the use of primary materials (metal ores. Newcastle, UK. He has more than 20 years research and development experience in water resources development and management and more than 70 national and international research publications at his credit. During his professional career, he worked for the integrated management of water resources in the irrigated as well as dry areas. The book's Second Edition contains 40 percent new material, including an all new section on accounts payable, refreshed case studies on supply chain, benchmarking and metrics, and project management.


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