Water, health and ecosystems: directory of resources


Economic impacts and economic evaluation

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    Emerton L, Bos E. Value. Counting ecosystems as an economic part of water. Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK, International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN), 2004.
    http://www.iucn.org/themes/wani/pub/VALUE.pdf
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    Esrey SA et al. Closing the loop: ecological sanitation for food security. United Nations Development Programme and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, 2000. http://www.undp.org/water/docs/closing_the_loop.pdf
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    Hutton G, Haller L. Evaluation of the costs and benefits of water and sanitation improvements at the global level. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2004 (WHO/SDE/WSH/04.04).
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2004/WHO_SDE_WSH_04.04.pdf
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    Pauw J. The politics of underdevelopment: metered to death – how a water experiment caused riots and a cholera epidemic. International Journal of Health Services, 2003, 33(4):819–830 [abstract only].
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=pubmed&dopt=Abstract&list_uids=14758861
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    Rope pumps – cost effective water pumps. Web site supported by "Kerkinactie” and the PRACTICA Foundation, Delft, The Netherlands.
    http://www.ropepumps.org/
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    Sonou M. Low-cost shallow tube well construction in West Africa. Rome, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 1999.
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/w7314e/w7314e0v.htm
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    Van Wijk et al. Economic and gender benefits from domestic water supply. Paper presented at the 27th Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC) Conference, Zambia, 2001.
    http://wedc.lboro.ac.uk/conferences/pdfs/27/VanWijk.pdf
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    Van der Hoek W et al. Urban wastewater: a valuable resource for agriculture. A case study from Haroonabad, Pakistan. Colombo, Sri Lanka. International Water Management Institute, 2002 (Research Report 63).
    http://www.iwmi.cgiar.org/pubs/pub063/Report63.pdf
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    Water economics. The World Bank, Development Topics, Agriculture and Rural Development, Water Resources Management.
    http://lnweb18.worldbank.org/ESSD/ardext.nsf/18ByDocName/SectorsandThemesWaterEconomics
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