Scarcity of water or scarcity of management?

  title={Scarcity of water or scarcity of management?},
  author={David Molden},
  journal={International Journal of Water Resources Development},
  pages={258 - 268}
  • D. Molden
  • Published 3 March 2020
  • Geography
  • International Journal of Water Resources Development
ABSTRACT This article investigates the relation between water scarcity and water management. There are many different perceptions of water scarcity, which can include the conditions of arid environments, a general lack of access to water, insufficient water at a basin scale, or difficulty in meeting competing needs. All these issues will intensify with greater consumption and climate change. Asit Biswas reminds us that the root cause of scarcity is the way water is managed. Following this… Expand
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