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Water-related data and information management (English)

This note is one in a series explaining the attributes and practical application of integrated river basin management. This note discusses: 1) The importance of good data and information; 2) Some of the difficulties regarding information sharing among the various administrations; 3) How to develop a water-related data and information sharing protocol or agreement; and 4) How such agreements operate. This Briefing Note concentrates on good data and information.

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  • Document Date

    2006/01/01

  • Document Type

    Working Paper (Numbered Series)

  • Report Number

    41153

  • Volume No

    1

  • Total Volume(s)

    1

  • Country

    World,

  • Region

    The World Region,

  • Disclosure Date

    2010/07/01

  • Disclosure Status

    Disclosed

  • Doc Name

    Water-related data and information management

  • Keywords

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Water-related data and information management (English). Integrated river basin management briefing note ; no. 4 Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group. http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/547741468313540530/Water-related-data-and-information-management