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Managing Lake Basins: Practical Approaches for Sustainable Use (585 KB)

(Final Report for GEF-Medium Sized Project: Towards a Lake Basin Management Initiative.) This Main Report is a key output of the GEF Medium Size Project—Towards a Lake Basin 4 Management Initiative: Sharing Experiences and Lessons from GEF and Non GEF Lake 5 Basin Management Projects. The project was implemented by the World Bank and 6 executed by the International Lake Environment Committee (ILEC), with support from 7 LakeNet, between March 2003 and December 2004. The project was implemented as a 8 cooperative program supported by a partnership of multilateral and bilateral agencies, 9 local governments, non-governmental organizations, academic and research institutions, 10 individuals, and # resource persons and # stakeholders from 28 lake basins from Africa, 11 Asia, Europe, and Americas. Project implementation was supported by funds from the 12 GEF, USAID, and the government of Shiga Prefecture in Japan, the Bank Netherlands 13 Water Partnership Program, ILEC and the World Bank.

1665: Towards a Lake Basin Management Initiative and a Contribution to the Third World Water Forum: Sharing Experiences and Early Lessons in GEF and non-GEF Lake Basin Management Projects

30 Nov 2010

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