ZEF theme: Water Resources


Akhtar F, U.K. Awan, B. Tischbein, U.W. Liaqat. 2017. A phenology based geo-informatics approach to map land use and land cover (2003-2013) by spatial segregation of large heterogenic river basins. Applied Geography, 88: 48-61. Further Information
Akhtar F., U.K. Awan, B. Tischbein, U.W. Liaqat. 2017. A phenology based geo-informatics approach to map land use and land cover (2003-2013) by spatial segregation of large heterogenic river basins. Applied Geography, 88: 48-61. Further Information
Anaya-Acevedo, J., J. Escobar-Martínez, H. Massone, G. Booman, O. Quiroz-Londoño, C. C. Cañón-Barriga, L.J. Montoya-Jaramillo and S. Palomino-Ángel. 2017. Identification of wetland areas in the context of agricultural development using Remote Sensing and GIS. DYNA, 84(201): 186-194. (Open Access) Further Information
Bekchanov M., A. Sood, A. Pinto, M. Jeuland. 2017. Systematic Review of Water-Economy Modeling Applications. Water Resources Planning and Management, 143(8): 04017037-(1-18). Further Information
Bekchanov M., Djanibekov N., J. Lamers (in press). 2017. Water in Central Asia: a cross-cutting management issue. In: Squires V., L. Qi (eds.): Sustainable Land Management in Greater Central Asia: An Integrated and Regional Perspective. Springer. Further Information
Bekchanov, M. 2017. Potentials of Waste and Wastewater Resources Recovery and Re-use (RRR) Options for Improving Water, Energy and Nutrition Security. (ZEF Working Paper 157) Download [PDF | 1.81MB]
Bhaduri A., M. Bekchanov. 2017. Exploring benefits and scope of cooperation in transboundary water sharing in Amu Darya River Basin. In: Dinar A., Y. Tsur (eds.): Management of Transboundary Water Resources Under Scarcity: A Multidisciplinary Approach. World Scientific Publishing/ Imperial College. 35-63. Further Information
Grogan, D., Wisser, D., Prusevich A., Lammers, R., and Frolking, S,. 2017. The use and re-use of unsustainable groundwater for irrigation: A global budget. Environmental Research Letters, 748-9326. (Open Access) Further Information
Guta, D.D., J. Jara, N.P. Adhikari, Q. Chen, V. Gaur and A. Mirzabaev. 2017. Assessment of the Successes and Failures of Decentralized Energy Solutions and Implications for the Water–Energy–Food Security Nexus: Case Studies from Developing Countries. Resources, 6(3), 24. (Open Access) Further Information
Holm Voigt, Asia Khamzina, Bernd Diekkrüger, Inken Rabbel. 2017. Quantifying stand water use through sapflux and groundwater measurements at a multi-species afforestation site in Uzbekistan, Central Asia. Further Information
Holm Voigt, Bernd Diekkrüger, Asia Khamzina, Inken Rabbel. 2017. Stand water use assessed by diurnal groundwater oscillations – an alternative approach to sapflux quantification. Further Information
Holm Voigt, Maximilian Weigand, Andreas Kemna, Bernd Diekkrüger. 2017. Sensing sap flow by electrical self-potential measurements. Further Information
Jan Janosch Förster; Linda Downsborough; Mahchaya Jeff Chomba. 2017. When Policy Hits Practice: Structure, Agency and Power in South African Water Governance. Society & Natural Resources , http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08941920.2016.1268658 . Download [PDF | 518.26KB]
Mekonen, D., Usman, M.A., Marks, S. & Stopnitzky, Y. 2017. Beyond the drinking glass: expanding our understanding of water-nutrition linkages. Further Information
Sakketa, TG. and M. Prowse. 2017. Women, Wealth and Waterborne Disease: Smallholders’ Willingness to Pay for a Multiple-Use Water Scheme in Ethiopia. Journal of Development Studies, ISSN: 0022-0388: 15. Download [PDF | 543.30KB]
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Sanfo, S., B. Barbier, I.W.P. Dabiré, P.L.G. Vlek, W.M. Fonta, B. Ibrahim and B. Barry. 2017. Rainfall variability adaptation strategies: An ex-ante assessment of supplemental irrigation from farm ponds in southern Burkina Faso. Agricultural Systems, 152: 80-89. Further Information
Saravanan V.S., M. Cho, S.Z.Tan, D. Fayzieva and C. Sebaly. 2017. Spatial Distribution and Trends of Waterborne Diseases in Tashkent Province. Central Asian Journal of Global Health, 6(1). (Open Access) Further Information
Yira, Y., Diekkrüger B, Steup G. and Bossa A.Y.. 2017. Impact of climate change on hydrological conditions in a tropical West African catchment using an ensemble of climate simulations. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21: 2143-2161. Further Information


Awan, U.K., Ibrakhimov, M., Benli, B., Lamers JPA, Liqiat UW. 2016. A new concept of irrigation response units for effective management of surface and groundwater resources: a case study from the multi-country Fergana Valley, Central Asia. Irrigation Science (Irrig Sci), : 1-14. (Open Access) Further Information
Bekchanov M. and J.P.A. Lamers. 2016. Economic costs of reduced irrigation water availability in Uzbekistan (Central Asia). Regional Environmental Change, 16 (8): 2369-2387. Further Information
Bekchanov M., J.P.A. Lamers, A. Bhaduri, M. Lenzen, B. Tischbein. 2016. Input-output model-based water footprint indicators to support IWRM in the irrigated drylands of Uzbekistan, Central Asia. In: Borchardt D., J.J. Bogardi. R.B. Ibisch (eds.): Integrated Water Resources Management: Concept, Research and Implementation. Springer. 147-168.
Bekchanov, M., C. Ringler, A. Bhaduri and M. Jeuland. 2016. Optimizing Irrigation Efficiency Improvements in the Aral Sea Basin. Water Resources and Economics, 13: 30-45. Further Information
Bekchanov, M., J. Lamers. 2016. The Effect of Energy Constraints on Water Allocation Decisions: The Elaboration and Application of a System-Wide Economic-Water-Energy Model (SEWEM). Water, 8(6): 253. (Open Access) Further Information
Bhaduri A., J. Bogardi, A. Siddiqi, H. Voigt, C. Vörösmarty, C. Pahl-Wostl, S. E. Bunn, P. Shrivastava, R. Lawford, S. Foster, H. Kremer, F. G. Renaud, A. Bruns and V. R. Osuna. 2016. Achieving sustainables development goals from a water perspective. Frontiers in Environmental Science, doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2016.00064. (Open Access)
Bobojonov I., E. Berg, J. Franz-Vasdeki, C. Martius and J.P.A. Lamers. 2016. Income and irrigation water use efficiency under climate change: An application of spatial stochastic crop and water allocation model to Western Uzbekistan. Climate Risk Management, DOI: 10.1016/j.crm.2016.05.004 .
Eshtawi, T., M. Evers, B. Tischbein and B. Diekkrüger.. 2016. Integrated hydrologic modeling as a key for sustainable urban water resources planning. Water Research, : doi:10.1016/j.watres.2016.05.061. Further Information
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Grizzetti, B., D. Lanzanova, C. Liquete, A. Reynaud, A.C. Cardoso. 2016. Assessing water ecosystem services for water resource management. Environmental Science & Policy, 61: 194-203. Further Information
Ibrahim B., D. Wisser, B. Barry, T. Fowe and A. Aduna. 2016. Hydrological predictions for small ungauged watersheds in the Sudanian zone of the Volta basin in West Africa. Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies, 4: 386-397.
Karabulut, A., B. Egoh, D. Lanzanova, B. Grizzetti, G. Bidoglio, L. Pagliero, F. Bouraoui, A. Aloe, A. Reynaud, J. Maes, I. Vandecasteele, S. Mubareka. 2016. Mapping water provisioning services to support the water-food-energy-ecosystem nexus in the Danube river basin. Ecosystem Services, 17: 278-292. Further Information
Oyerinde G., D. Wisser, F. Hountondji, A.J. Odofin, A.E. Lawin, A. Afouda and B. Bernd Diekkrüger. 2016. Quantifying Uncertainties in Modeling Climate Change Impacts on Hydropower Production. Climate, 34: DOI: 10.3390/cli4030034. Further Information
Reynaud, A., D. Lanzanova, A. de Roo, M. B. Milovanovic. 2016. Informing water policies with a residential water demand: The case of Serbia. European Journal of Comparative Economics, 13 (2): 247-266.
Saravanan VS, Marissa Ayessa Idenal, Shahin Saiyed, Deepak Saxena and Solvay Gerke. 2016. Urbanization and human health in urban India: institutional analysis of water-borne diseases in Ahmedabad. Health Policy and Planning, doi: 010.1093/heapol/czw039: 1-11. Download [PDF | 168.33KB]
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Su Y, Hammond J, Villamor GB, Grumbine RE, Xu J, Hyde K, Pagella T, Sujakhu NM, Ma X. 2016. Tourism leads to wealth but increased vulnerability: a double-edged sword in Lijiang, South-West China. Water International, 41(5): 682-697. Further Information
Velmurugan, A., Swarnam, T.P., Ambast, S.K., Kumar, N. 2016. Managing waterlogging and soil salinity with a permanent raised bed and furrow system in coastal lowlands of humid tropics. Agricultural Water Management, 168: 58-67. Further Information
von Braun, J. and A. Mirzabaev. 2016. Nexus scientific research: Theory and approach serving sustainable development. In: Dodds, F. & J. Bartam (eds.): The Water, Food, Energy and Climate Nexus: Challenges and an agenda for action. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge. 58-71.
Yang, H, Villamor, GB, Su, Y, Wang, M and Xu, J. 2016. Land-use response to drought scenarios and water policy intervention in Lijiang, SW China. Land Use Policy, 57(30): 377-387.
Yira Y., Diekkrüger B., Steup G., Bossa A. Y.. 2016. Modeling land use change impacts on water resources in a tropical West African catchment (Dano, Burkina Faso). Journal of Hydrology, 537: 187-199. Further Information


Awan, U.K., Tischbein, B., Martius, C. 2015. Simulating groundwater dynamics using feflow-3d groundwater model under complex irrigation and drainage network of dryland ecosystems of central asia. Irrigation and Drainage, 64 (2): 283-296.
Awan, U.K., Tischbein, B., Martius, M. 2015. Simulating Groundwater Dynamics Using Feflow-3D Groundwater Model Under Complex Irrigation and Drainage Network of Dryland Ecosystems of Central Asia. Irrigation and Drainage, 64 (2): 283-296.