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Search a new paradigm for drought management in Northeast: drought monitor : Monitor de Secas do Nordeste, em busca de um novo paradigma para a gestão de secas (Portuguese,English)

Publication 106302 DEC 01, 2015

Martins,Eduardo Sávio P.R.; De Nys,Erwin; Molejón,Carmen; Biazeto,Bruno; Silva,Robson Franklin Vieira; Engle,Nathan Lee Disclosed

A shared vision for the Cutzamala system : a model basin in water management (English)

The Cutzamala system is a complex inter-basin transfer built in three stages, from the late 1970s to 1994, to supply water from the Cutzamala River to the Mexico City metropolitan area (MCMA) and to the Valley of Toluca metropolitan area. ... See More +

Working Paper 96496 MAY 11, 2015

Canez, Fernando Gonzalez; De Nys,Erwin; Poveda,Renan Alberto; Martinez, Caludia L. Hernandez; Contijoch Escontria,Manuel; Funes,Everest Santiago; Villanueva Moreno,Jose Arturo Disclosed

Dam safety in Brazil : when engineering serves society (English)

Over the course of history, dams have captivated the interest of society at large. Used to store large amounts of water, dams are also constructed to control flood waters and generate hydroelectricity. ... See More +

Brief 86500 APR 01, 2015

De Nys,Erwin; Freitas, Paula; Muanis Persechini,Maria Ines Spanish, Portuguese Disclosed

Brazil - Living with the semi-arid and proactive drought management in Northeast Brazil : a new perspective : Living with the semi-arid and proactive drought management in Northeast Brazil : a new perspective (English)

The majority of Northeast Brazil falls within the semi-arid zone, an area that is defined by both a minimal amount of annual rainfall (i.e., 800 millimeters per year on average) and a concentration of that rainfall during only a few months per year. ... See More +

Brief 90527 APR 01, 2015

De Nys,Erwin; Engle,Nathan Lee Portuguese Disclosed

Cutzamala - Comprehensive diagnostics : Cutzamala - Diagnostico integral (Spanish)

Working Paper 99219 JAN 01, 2015

De Nys,Erwin; Funes,Everest Santiago; Contijoch Escontria,Manuel; González Reynoso, Arsenio E; Ramos Bustillo, Luis E.; Calderon Bartheneuf,Jose Luis; Menendez Martínez, Carlos; Aparicio,Francisco Javier; Uyytendaele, Geertrui P.; González, Luz M.; Simas,Jose; Torres Millan,Rafael Nicolas; Hernandez, Antonio; Villanueva Moreno,Jose Arturo Disclosed

Brazil - BR Federal Integrated Water - Interaguas : P112073 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 06 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR16222 NOV 15, 2014

De Nys,Erwin

Brazil - Living with the semi-arid and proactive drought management in Northeast Brazil : a new perspective : Convivência com o Semiárido e Gestão proativa da seca no Nordeste do Brasil: Uma nova Perspectiva (Portuguese)

The majority of Northeast Brazil falls within the semi-arid zone, an area that is defined by both a minimal amount of annual rainfall (i.e., 800 millimeters per year on average) and a concentration of that rainfall during only a few months per year. ... See More +

Brief 90527 MAY 01, 2014

De Nys,Erwin; Engle,Nathan Lee English Disclosed

Brazil - BR Federal Integrated Water - Interaguas : P112073 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 05 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR13834 APR 12, 2014

De Nys,Erwin

Empowering women in irrigation management : the case of the gender pilot plan in Peru (English)

The aim of this case study is to highlight, within the context of a gender pilot of the Peru Sierra Irrigation Project, how women's different needs were identified to facilitate their access to training and to increase their participation in the management of water users' organizations (WUOs). ... See More +

Brief 84949 FEB 01, 2014

De Nys,Erwin; Mills,Alison Marie; Stanley,Victoria Disclosed

Dam safety in Brazil : when engineering serves society : La seguridad de las presas en Brasil : ingenieria al servicio de la sociedad (Spanish)

Over the course of history, dams have captivated the interest of society at large. Used to store large amounts of water, dams are also constructed to control flood waters and generate hydroelectricity. ... See More +

Brief 86500 JAN 01, 2014

De Nys,Erwin; Freitas, Paula; Muanis Persechini,Maria Ines Portuguese, English Disclosed

Weather and climate extremes : drought preparedness in Brazil (English)

Large portions of Brazil’s northeast have experience an intense and prolonged drought for the majority of 2010-2013. This drought, along with other droughts that have hit the South in recent years, has sparked a new round of discussions to improve drought policy and management at the federal and state levels. ... See More +

Journal Article 92917 JAN 01, 2014

Gutiérrez, Ana Paula A.; Engle, Nathan L.; Nys, Erwin De; Molejón, Carmen; Martins, Eduardo Sávio Disclosed

Dam safety in Brazil : when engineering serves society : Segurança de Barragens no Brasil: Engenharia de um serviço da sociedade (Portuguese)

Over the course of history, dams have captivated the interest of society at large. Used to store large amounts of water, dams are also constructed to control flood waters and generate hydroelectricity. ... See More +

Brief 86500 JAN 01, 2014

De Nys,Erwin; Freitas, Paula; Muanis Persechini,Maria Ines Spanish, English Disclosed

Impacto das mudanças do clima e projeções de Demanda sobre o processo de alocação de água em Duas bacias do nordeste semiárido (Portuguese)

The Water Series Brazil is the result of joint work over the past years by the World Bank and its national partners. It raised and discussed key issues for solving some of the major problems of water resources agenda in Brazil. ... See More +

Publication 84030 NOV 01, 2013

Braga, Costa; De Nys,Erwin; Frazao,Cybelle; Martins, P.R.; Martins,Eduardo Savio Disclosed

Brazil - BR Federal Integrated Water - Interaguas : P112073 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR11622 SEP 24, 2013

De Nys,Erwin

Climate change impacts on water resources management : adaptation challenges and opportunities in Northeast Brazil (English)

The Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region has a unique mix of qualities and challenges when it comes to the environment. It is exceptionally endowed with natural assets, with globally significant biodiversity and valuable crops, and also harbors the world's greatest carbon sink in the Amazon. ... See More +

Working Paper 79528 JUL 01, 2013

De Nys, Erwin; Alvarez, Victor Vazquez; Engle, Nathan Lee; Frazao, Cybelle Disclosed

Empowering women in irrigation management : the Sierra in Peru (English)

This report tells the story of a gender pilot that was carried out in water users' organizations for irrigated agriculture in the Peruvian highlands or Sierra region. ... See More +

Working Paper 76892 JAN 01, 2013

De Nys, Erwin; Hidrogo, Carmen; Lajaunie, Marie-Laure; Chinarro, Lara Disclosed

GERAL - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 03 ()

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR9028 JAN 01, 2013

De Nys,Erwin

Brazil - Ceara Integrated Water Resources Management Project : P006449 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 28 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR5713 JAN 22, 2012

De Nys,Erwin Disclosed

Brazil - BR Federal Integrated Water - Interaguas : P112073 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 01 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR4888 DEC 18, 2011

De Nys,Erwin Disclosed

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Challenges of social management of public irrigation perimeters : an evaluation of experiences in Northeastern Brazil : Desafios da gestão social dos perímetros públicos de irrigação : uma avaliação de experiências no Nordeste do Brasil (Portuguese)
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DEC 01, 2015 106301 Publication
Search a new paradigm for drought management in Northeast: drought monitor : Monitor de Secas do Nordeste, em busca de um novo paradigma para a gestão de secas (Portuguese,English)
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DEC 01, 2015 106302 Publication
A shared vision for the Cutzamala system : a model basin in water management (English)
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MAY 11, 2015 96496 Working Paper
Dam safety in Brazil : when engineering serves society (English)
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APR 01, 2015 86500 Brief Spanish, Portuguese
Brazil - Living with the semi-arid and proactive drought management in Northeast Brazil : a new perspective : Living with the semi-arid and proactive drought management in Northeast Brazil : a new perspective (English)
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APR 01, 2015 90527 Brief Portuguese
Cutzamala - Comprehensive diagnostics : Cutzamala - Diagnostico integral (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2015 99219 Working Paper
Brazil - BR Federal Integrated Water - Interaguas : P112073 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 06 (English)
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NOV 15, 2014 ISR16222 Implementation Status and Results Report
Brazil - Living with the semi-arid and proactive drought management in Northeast Brazil : a new perspective : Convivência com o Semiárido e Gestão proativa da seca no Nordeste do Brasil: Uma nova Perspectiva (Portuguese)
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MAY 01, 2014 90527 Brief English
Brazil - BR Federal Integrated Water - Interaguas : P112073 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 05 (English)
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APR 12, 2014 ISR13834 Implementation Status and Results Report
Empowering women in irrigation management : the case of the gender pilot plan in Peru (English)
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FEB 01, 2014 84949 Brief
Dam safety in Brazil : when engineering serves society : La seguridad de las presas en Brasil : ingenieria al servicio de la sociedad (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2014 86500 Brief Portuguese, English
Weather and climate extremes : drought preparedness in Brazil (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 92917 Journal Article
Dam safety in Brazil : when engineering serves society : Segurança de Barragens no Brasil: Engenharia de um serviço da sociedade (Portuguese)
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JAN 01, 2014 86500 Brief Spanish, English
Impacto das mudanças do clima e projeções de Demanda sobre o processo de alocação de água em Duas bacias do nordeste semiárido (Portuguese)
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NOV 01, 2013 84030 Publication
Brazil - BR Federal Integrated Water - Interaguas : P112073 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)
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SEP 24, 2013 ISR11622 Implementation Status and Results Report
Climate change impacts on water resources management : adaptation challenges and opportunities in Northeast Brazil (English)
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JUL 01, 2013 79528 Working Paper
Empowering women in irrigation management : the Sierra in Peru (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 76892 Working Paper
GERAL - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 03 ()
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JAN 01, 2013 ISR9028 Implementation Status and Results Report
Brazil - Ceara Integrated Water Resources Management Project : P006449 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 28 (English)
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JAN 22, 2012 ISR5713 Implementation Status and Results Report
Brazil - BR Federal Integrated Water - Interaguas : P112073 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 01 (English)
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DEC 18, 2011 ISR4888 Implementation Status and Results Report