Adaptations to Climate Change - Challenges in Water-sanitation. Dr. Seetharam M R FANSA SVYM, India. Freshwater Action Network Strong networks in Africa, South Asia, Central America; growing networks in South America, Mexico Freshwater Action Network, South Asia
Adaptations to Climate Change - Challenges in Water-sanitation
Dr. Seetharam M R
The policies and practices in water management can have short and long term
effects on climate change, and therefore potentially magnify all the other deleterious effects.
Food, energy, livelihood, environment….
Hence the imperative attention to WATER as the central focus of adaptation to CC
Serious Impacts on water for drinking and domestic consumption
Adaptation is not merely infrastructural, but is a complex interplay of many institutional mechanisms, including policy, finance and governance.
Climate Change adaptation without focus on water, is a watered down effort.
Focus on Water for Climate Change Adaptation
nurtures the Change in all sectors for