ZEF theme: Water resources (management)


Yakubov, M. and M. Ul Hassan.  2007.  Mainstreaming rural poor in water resources management: preliminary lessons of a bottom-up WUA development approach in Central Asia.  Irrigation and Drainage, Special Issue No. 56 (March-July)   : 261-276   .
Yalcin, R. and P.P. Mollinga.  2007.  Institutional Transformation in Uzbekistan's Agricultural and Water Resources Administration: The Creation of a New Bureaucracy.  (ZEF Working Paper 22) Download [PDF | 522.80KB]


Ahrends, H., M. Mast, C. Rodgers and H. Kunstmann.  2006.  Coupled Hydrological-Economic Modelling for Optimised Irrigated Cultivation in a Semi-arid Catchment of West Africa.  Environmental Modelling and Software, .
Bhat, A., K. Ramu, and K. Kemper.  2006.  Indonesia: Brantas Basin.  In: K. Kemper, W. Blomquist, and A. Dinar (eds.): Integrated River Basin Management through Decentralization. New York: Springer.  
Braimoh, A.K. and Craswell, E.T.  2006.  Assessing global water systems research. Eos Transaction.  American Geophysical Union, 87 (16)   .
Ferreira, P.A., Borges Junior, J.C.F., Hedden-Dunkhorst, B. and Andrade, C.L.T..  2006.  Modelo computacional para suporte à decisão em áreas irrigadas. Parte II: testes e aplicação (Computer model for decision support in irrigated areas. Part II: Tests and application).  Revista Brasileira de Engenharia Agrícola e Ambiental, 1807-1929   : 783-791   . Download [PDF | 236.20KB]
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Hafeez, M., N. Van De Giesen and S. Khan.  2006.  Regional estimation of seasonal actual evapotranspiration through optical satellite imagery.  Journal of Hydrological Science and Technology, 22   .
Jung, G..  2006.  Regional climate change and the impact on hydrology in the Volta basin of West Africa.  Dissertation, Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Kuzmits, B.  2006.  Cross-bordering Water Management in Central Asia. (Amu Darya Project Working Paper No. 2, 2006).  (ZEF Working Paper 66) Download [PDF | 518.27KB]
Lamers, J.P.A., R. Eshchanov, N. Ibragimov, A. Pulatov and P. Vlek.  2006.  Farmer. Land. Water.  Agriculture in Uzbekistan, 10   : 23   .
Laube, W. and E. Youkhana.  2006.  Cultural, Socio-Economic and Political Constraints for Virtual Water Trade: Perspectives from the Volta Basin, West Africa.  (ZEF Working Paper 13) Download [PDF | 220.66KB]
Laube, W. and E. Youkhana.  2006.  Virtueller Wasserhandel und Konflikte um Wasser: Expertenstatement im Rahmen des BMZ-Projekts "Virtueller Wasserhandel - Ein realistisches Konzept zum Umgang mit Wasserarmut in Entwicklungsländern?".  Bonn, Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik
Laube, W. and N. van de Giesen.  2006.  Ghanaian Water Reforms, Institutional and Hydrological Perspectives.  In: J. Wallace, P. Wouters (eds.): Hydrology and Water Law – Bridging the Gap. IWA Publishing.   159-197. 
Laube, W. and van de Giesen.  2006.  Ghananian water law and policy: institutional and hydrological perspectives.  In: Wallace JS., Wouters, P., Pazvakavambwa, S (eds.): Hydrologocal information in water law and policy: current practices and future potential. Kluwer.  
Leemhuis, C. and G. Gerold.  2006.  The impact of the warm phase of ENSO (El Niño Southern Oscillation) events on water resource availability of tropical catchments in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.  Advances in Geosciences, 6   : 217-220   . Download [PDF | 453.74KB]
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Mfundisi, KB. and C. van der Schaaf.  2006.  Management of International Groundwater: Hydrological, Legal and Political Challenges. The case of the Qa Disi aquifer and the Nubian sandstone aquifer.  In: Kovar K, Hrkal Z and Bruthans J (eds) Proceedings of International Conference on Hydrology and Ecology: Groundwater/Ecology Connection, 11-14 September 2006. Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic.
Mollinga, P.P.  2006.  Book Review of Floor M. Brouwer, Ingo Heinz, Thomas Zabel (eds.): Governance of Water-Related Conflicts in Agriculture: New Directions in Agri-Environmental and Water Policies in the EU. Springer, 2003.  Quarterly Journal Of International Agriculture, 45 (4): 349-351
Mollinga, Peter P.  2006.  IWRM in South Asia: A concept looking for a constituency.  In: Peter P. Mollinga, Ajaya Dixit and Kusum Athukorala (eds.): Integrated water resources management in South Asia. Global Theory, Emerging Practice and Local Needs. Water in South Asia series No.1. Sage, New Delhi. Sage, New Delhi.   pp.21-37. 
Mollinga, Peter P., Ajaya Dixit and Kusum Athukorala (eds.).  2006.  Integrated water resources management in South Asia. Global Theory, Emerging Practice and Local Needs. Water in South Asia series No.1.  Sage. New Delhi.
Msangi, S., C. Ringler, and M.W. Rosegrant.  2006.  Doing the right thing with water: combining market-based principles with policy intervention for the sustainable management of water in agriculture..  CAB Reviews: Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources, 1, No. 037   : 1-13   . Further Information
Oguntunde, P., J.Friesen, N.van de Giesen and H.H.G.Savenije.  2006.  Hydroclimatology of the Volta River Basin in West Africa: Trends and Variability from 1901 to 2002.  Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 31   : 1180-1188   .
Oguntunde, P., N. van de Giesen and H.H.G. Savenije.  2006.  Measurement and modelling of transpiration of a rain-fed citrus orchard under subhumid tropical conditions.  Agricultural Water Management, 87   : 200-208   .
Oguntunde, P.G., A. E. Ajayi and N. van de Giesen.  2006.  Tillage and surface moisture effects on bare-soil albedo.  Soil and Tillage Research, 85   : 107-114   .
Poolman, M. and N.C. van de Giesen.  2006.  Participation: rhetoric and reality. The importance of understanding stakeholders based on a case study in Upper East Ghana.  International Journal of Water Resources Development, 22(4)   : 561-573   .
Ringler, C. and X. Cai.  2006.  Addressing the value of fisheries and wetlands using integrated economic-hydrologic modeling–A case study of the Mekong River Basin.  Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, Vol 132(6)   : 399-525   .
Schuettemeyer, D., A. F. Moene, et al..  2006.  Evaluation of different parameterizations for land surface schemes over drying terrain in West Africa.  Geophysical Research Abstracts, 8   .
Tamene, L., S. Park, R. Dikau and P. Vlek.  2006.  Reservoir sedimentation assessment in the semi-arid highlands of northern Ethiopia: rate of sediment yield -catchment area relationship and a semi-quantitative approach for predicting sediment yield.  Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, DOI.10.1002/esp.1   .
Tamene, L., S.J. Park, R. Dikau, and P.L.G. Vlek.  2006.  Reservoir siltation in the semi-arid highlands of northern Ethiopia: sediment yield-catchment area relationship and a semi-quantitive approach for predicting sediment yield.  Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 31   : 1364 – 1383   .
Taylor, J., N. van de Giesen and T.S. Steenhuis.  2006.  West Africa: Volta discharge data quality assessment and use.  Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 42(4)   : 1113-1126   .
Tupitsa, A.  2006.  Spatio and temporal dynamics of flood-plain (tugai) forest in Khorezm, Uzbekistan.  Agriculture in Uzbekistan (in Russian), 8   : 15-16   .
van de Giesen, N., T. Berger, M. Iskandarani, S. Park and P. Vlek.  2006.  Integrative Water Research: GLOWA Volta.  In: E. Ehlers, T. Krafft (eds.): Earth System Science in the Anthropocen. Springer Verlag-Heidelberg.   169. 
Wagner, S., H. Kunstmann, and A. Bárdossy.  2006.  Model based distributed water balance monitoring of the White Volta catchment in West Africa through coupled meteorological- hydrological simulations.  Advances in Geosciences, 9   : 39-44   .
Wegerich, K..  2006.  Groundwater utilization as adaptive capacity to public water supply shortages: Case study of two cities in Khorezm, Uzbekistan.  In: J. H. Tellam et al. (eds.): Urban Groundwater Managment and Sustainability. Springer.   479-491. 
Wolf, S., V. Fuest and F. Asante.  2006.  Water and Energy Reforms in Ghana: Implications for Industry and Agriculture.  Journal of River Basin Management, 5(2)   : 1-11   .
Youkhana, E., Lautze J. and B. Barry.  2006.  Changing Interfaces in Volta Basin Water Management: Customary, National and Transboundary.  (ZEF Working Paper 16) Download [PDF | 357.85KB]
Zavgorodnyaya, D..  2006.  Water Users’ Associations in northern Uzbekistan: opportunities or constraints for development.  FAO Magazine, Rome, Italy, IPTRID GRID 24   : 15-17   .


Abdeldayem, S., J. Hoevenaars, P.P. Mollinga, W. Scheumann, R. Slootweg and F. van Steenbergen.  2005.  Agricultural drainage: towards an integrated approach.  Irrigation and Drainage Systems, 19   : 71-87   .
Amisigo, B. A. and N. C. van de Giesen.  2005.  Using a spatio-temporal dynamic state-space model with the EM algorithm to patch gaps in daily riverflow series.  Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 9, : 209-224   .
Bagayoko, F., A.E. Ajayi., T.J. Stomph, N.C. van de Giesen, S. Yonkeu.  2005.  Measured surface runoff scale effect in west African watershed. Poster in EGU 2005.  Vienna, Austria
Bhat, A., K. Ramu , and K. Kemper.  2005.  “Institutional and Policy Analysis of River Basin Management: The Brantas River, East Java, Indonesia.” Policy Research Working Paper no. 3611. Washington, DC: The World Bank.  .