Samenvatting: 

The document begins by SETTING THE STAGE by providing some key facts about the current water situation and issues to be considered for the future.The main body of the document focuses on presenting KEY MESSAGES which are clustered into three main categories:1. CONTEXT MESSAGES - these tell important facts and ideas about the current and future water situation and its connection to agriculture and the environment 2. DRIVER MESSAGES - these messages highlight and explain relevant external forces, pressures, global situations and contributing factors to the water situation (current and future) and that influence (and will influence) the water-food-environment relationship 3. ACTION MESSAGES - these messages reflect the overall theme of the 4thWorld Water Forum in which we attempt to identify, explain and promote ACTIONS which can contribute to overcoming water- foodenvironment issues and challenges.

Auteur: 
Rijsberman Frank R., Manning Nadia
Uitgever: 
Colombo IWMI - International Water Management Institute LK
Datum: 
2006
Taal: 
EN
Sectie: 
Werken in het water - landbouw
Locatie: 
W-LAN-E15