Pressure on water resources has reached critical levels in many countries in the Mediterranean Basin. Sophisticated water mobilization strategies have been implemented but physical, financial and environmental constraints linked to such supply-side approach demonstrate that better management of already mobilized wateris necessary. Acting upon demand is a costeffective way of improving availability and promoting a more efficient use of water resources. What are the instruments that are used, their practical results, their potential, and their limitations for the future?
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author(s) :
Dominique ROJAT
Frédéric MAUREL
Stéphanie LEYRONAS
collection :
Question de développement
issn :
2271-7404
pages :
4
number :
23
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