user producer conference water accounting for integrated water resource management
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
User-Producer Conference Water Accounting for Integrated Water Resource Management

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 9

User-Producer Conference Water Accounting for Integrated Water Resource Management - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 120 Views
  • Uploaded on

User-Producer Conference Water Accounting for Integrated Water Resource Management. UNCEEA (New York, 19 - 21 June 2006). Objectives of the Conference. Present the draft water accounting handbook Seek users’ endorsement of the SEEAW as THE hydrological framework for IWRM

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' User-Producer Conference Water Accounting for Integrated Water Resource Management' - tehya


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
user producer conference water accounting for integrated water resource management

User-Producer ConferenceWater Accounting for Integrated Water Resource Management

UNCEEA

(New York, 19 - 21 June 2006)

objectives of the conference
Objectives of the Conference
  • Present the draft water accounting handbook
  • Seek users’ endorsement of the SEEAW as THE hydrological framework for IWRM
  • Promote the SEEAW implementation
  • Establish a Roundtable on Water Accounting under the auspices of the UNCEEA
main conclusions
Main conclusions

The Conference:

  • Endorsed the SEEAW as THE hydrological-economic framework for IWRM
  • Recommended it become a statistical standard
  • Recognized that SEEAW fills a vacuum by developing a conceptual framework for water
  • Recognized the timeliness of the handbook
  • Stressed that SEEAW focuses the improvement of basic data by allowing the identification of data gaps and overlaps
main conclusions 2
Main conclusions (2)

The strengths of the SEEAW

  • Link with the economic system
    • Mainstream of water in economic decision-making
    • Evaluation of trade-offs and priorities between different policies
    • Integrated analyses vs sectoral analyses
  • Developed by NSOs
    • Rigour, reliability, independence, consistency and regularity
main conclusions 3
Main conclusions (3)
  • SEEAW as a framework for deriving indicators – majority of WWDR indicators can be derived from SEEAW
  • SEEAW can improve inter-institutional cooperation
main conclusions 4
Main conclusions (4)
  • Weaknesses of SEEAW
    • Does not systematically address links with the social aspects
    • Does not deal with extreme events
actions
Actions
  • Cooperation between WWAP, GWP and UNSD
  • Training course by UNESCO-IHE
  • Integrate SEEAW standard table in IWRM programmes by World Bank (pilot projects)
  • Establishment of twinning projects
  • Translation in other languages by countries
actions1
Actions
  • Promotion of the SEEAW to users
    • Brochure
    • Presentation in International Conferences
      • August 2006 UN Water- Stockholm
      • Other international conferences
roundtable on water accounting
Roundtable on Water Accounting

Under the auspices of SEEAW

  • Objectives:
    • Promotion of SEEAW
    • Advancement of implementation
  • Work programme
    • Development of toolkits
      • Country practices
      • Training programmes/material
      • Promotion material
      • Communication tools
    • Implementation
ad