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Water policy reform and Indigenous governance

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Year
2014

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von der Porten, Suzanne, and de Loë, Rob C., 2014, Water policy reform and Indigenous governance: Water Policy, v. 16, no. 2, p. 222-243.

Summary

Concerns related to the governance of water that have emerged at the global scale have created pressure for, and an increase in, water policy reform in many countries. Simultaneously, Indigenous governance movements related to self-determination are undergoing an immense period of growth and change worldwide; the 2007 United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples has been a milestone of this growth. These movements are significant because of Indigenous peoples' asserted rights to lands, waters, and natural resources. In this paper, we explore the extent to which water policy reform efforts recognize concepts of Indigenous governance and self-determination. The extent to which these concepts are recognized is critical [...]

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DOI http://sciencebase.gov/vocab/identifierScheme 10.2166/wp.2013.046
ISSN http://sciencebase.gov/vocab/identifierScheme 1366-7017, 1366-7017

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