Five priorities for water policy reform.

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Year Published: 2004
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Author: Rosegrant, M. W. ; Ringler, C.
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This paper discusses 5 priorities for water policy reform to ensure water security: (1) establishing strong water rights and improving groundwater governance; (2) improving incentives for efficient use of agricultural water; (3) aggressively reforming policies to improve water quality; (4) breeding and managing crops to conserve water; and (5) stepping up research on the effects of climate change on water resources.

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Number: March
Journal: IFPRI Forum
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climatic change, groundwater, incentives, irrigation water,water conservation, water management, water policy, water quality, waterresources, water rights, water use efficiency, water composition andquality, water resource management, Agricultural Economics (EE110),Natural Resource Economics (EE115) (New March 2000), Policy and Planning(EE120), Soil Water Management (Irrigation and Drainage) (JJ800)(Revised June 2002) [formerly Soil Water Management], Water Resources(PP200), Meteorology and Climate (PP500)

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