UN-Water: Water Monitoring - Mapping Existing Global Systems & Initiatives (Aug 2006)

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Publication Title

Water Monitoring - Mapping Existing Global Systems & Initiatives.

Publication Type

UN-Water Report; Background Document - August 2006.

Author(s)

Prepared by FAO on behalf of the UN-Water Task Force on Monitoring

Publication Date

Stockholm, 21 August 2006

ISBN-ISSN-EAN

n/a

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Contents

Summary

The UN-Water Monitoring Task-force was mandated to map and review major water-related monitoring activities within the UN-System and its partners, through internet and in direct contact with UN-Water partners. The report also

  • touches on concepts and definitions related to water monitoring, including databases and indicators,
  • suggest criteria and attributes to describe and analyze the different monitoring activities,
  • proposes a framework for classifying the different monitoring activities,
  • indicates major issues for discussion by UN-Water in relation to optimizing and streamlining global water monitoring efforts and impacts.

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References

See Also

  1. Armenia - Water Quality and Quantity Monitoring, Regional Data Exchange
  2. Atlas of Water and Health
  3. Category:Monitoring
  4. Global Water Supply and Sanitation 2000 Report
  5. Image:Tajikistan HydroObservationNetwork TajMET.jpg
  6. Meeting the MDG Drinking Water and Sanitation Targets: The Urban and Rural Challenge of the Decade
  7. Monitoring
  8. Monitoring and Evaluation Indicators for GEF International Waters Projects
  9. Monitoring and Evaluation(M&E)
  10. Progress in Drinking Water and Sanitation: A special focus on Sanitation
  11. Regional Research Network Water in Central Asia (CAWa)
  12. UNDP-GEF International Waters Performance Report 2007 - 2008/Monitoring Progress
  13. Water For Life:Making It Happen
  14. Water Monitoring
  15. Water Monitoring/Federated Water Monitoring System
  16. Water Monitoring/Key UN-Water indicators

External Resources

Attachments

 UNW MONITORING REPORT Aug08.pdf

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