AITM News and Events >> AITM faculty published a book on “Climate Change and Water Resources”

A book titled “Climate Change and Water Resources” edited by Dr. Vishnu Prasad Pandey, a Research Faculty at Asian Institute of Technology and Management (AITM), together with Dr. Sangam Shrestha and Prof. Mukand S. Babel from Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has been published by CRC Press in May 2014.

 

The book is divided into 11 chapters and covers various aspects of climate change and inter-relationship with water. As commented in his foreword by Prof. Kuniyoshi Takeuchi, Director of International Center for Water Hazard and Risk Management (ICHARM), the book is expected to make a significant contribution to the growing body of literature on climate change and water resources. The book will serve as a useful tool for students, researchers and decision makers to develop and implement the knowledge gained.

The book is designed to help managers with developing strategies, implementing policies, and investing in infrastructure and information sources for integrated water resources management. Besides it could serve as teaching material in universities and other institutions of higher education and research. Another highlight of the book is the focus on adaptation.
Details about the book:

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Climate Change and Water Resources
Published: May 22, 2014 by CRC Press
Content: 383 Pages | 80 Illustrations
Editor(s): Sangam Shrestha, Mukand S. Babel, Vishnu Prasad Pandey
Hardback: £82.00
ISBN 9781466594661
http://www.crcpress.com/product/isbn/9781466594661
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