Shared water resources management Book Chapter

Mirzaei-Nodoushan, F, Bozorg-Haddad, O, Melesse, AM. (2021). Shared water resources management . 153-189. 10.1016/B978-0-323-90567-1.00012-7

cited authors

  • Mirzaei-Nodoushan, F; Bozorg-Haddad, O; Melesse, AM



  • Shared waters are vital resources for human well-being, socio-economic development, and environmental health. Management of shared water resources is a challenging issue to promote peaceful cooperation between neighboring countries and sustainable development. This chapter first describes shared waters concepts and then presents a framework to manage shared water resources and to find reliable solutions for shared waters problems. Managing shared waters needs fully analyzing a case study, technically assessing the case study, resolving the conflicts and allocation problems, and reaching to a cooperative vision in the case study.

publication date

  • January 1, 2021

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 13

start page

  • 153

end page

  • 189