Water Conservation

Water conservation includes all the policies, strategies and activities to sustainably manage the natural resource of fresh water, to protect the hydrosphere, and to meet the current and future human demand. Population, household size and growth and affluence all affect how much water is used. Factors such as climate change have increased pressures on natural water resources especially in manufacturing and agricultural irrigation. Many countries have already implemented policies aimed at water conservation, with much success.The goals of water conservation efforts include: Ensuring the availability of water for future generations where the withdrawal of freshwater from an ecosystem does not …

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World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

including: (i) practices that promote soil and water conservation including agronomic measures and climate-smart


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

including: (i) practices that promote soil and water conservation including agronomic measures and climate-smart


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

watershed management, and other soil and water conservation activities, and receive technical training


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

including: (i) practices that promote soil and water conservation including agronomic measures and climate-smart


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

prioritizes measures to strengthen soil and water conservation, promote efficient pesticide use, safeguard


World Bank Group · 11 June 2024 English

support transport, coastal protection, and water conservation initiatives among others. On Kiritimati,


World Bank Group · 7 June 2024 English

impacts, such as sustainable irrigation and water conservation management practices, pasture and land restoration


World Bank Group · 6 June 2024 English

as the use of renewable energy sources, water conservation through rainwater harvesting and on site


NBER: National Bureau of Economic Research · 6 June 2024 English

There is growing evidence on the importance of sleep for productivity, but little is known about the impact of interventions targeting sleep. In a field experiment among U.S. university students, …

sustained behavior change in the context of water conservation. A large prior literature offers rewards


World Bank Group · 5 June 2024 English

Government subsidies have emerged as a flashpoint in the geopolitical tensions that threaten to undermine the global rules-based trading system. Subsidies are among the tools deployed by the world's major …

technological transformation and energy and water conservation China Subnational GovernmentFund for air


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