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About this Digest on Water Resources

  1. Source for this Digest
  2. Current Status
  3. Digest Publication History

1. Source for this Digest

The material content of the texts on Level 3 are directly sourced from chapter 4 of
 "Water, A shared Responsibility, The United Nations Water Development report 2", a report by the World Water Assessment Program of UN-Water, produced in 2006.

The Levels 1 & 2 were written by the GreenFacts Editorial Team.

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2. Current Status

Approved for publication by the GreenFacts Scientific Board.

3. Digest Publication History

The GreenFacts publication process is designed to ensure as high a degree of objectivity as possible.

First draft

The first draft of this digest was produced by Ciaran O’Faolain on 17 August 2007 on the basis of a canvas prepared by the GreenFacts Editorial Team.

Second draft

The second draft of this digest was produced on 19 October 2007 by the GreenFacts Editorial Team.

Preliminary and Peer review

The final draft of this study was produced on 7 December 2007 by GreenFacts after peer review by three independent scientists selected by the GreenFacts Scientific Board (see our  peer review form).

These reviewers were:

  • Dr. Juerg Utzinger – Swiss Tropical Institute
  • Dr. Jean-Luc Loizeau - Centre d'études en sciences naturelles de l'environnement, Institut F.-A. Forel
  • Dr. Debbie Chapman – University College Cork

Final publication was authorized by the President of the GreenFacts Scientific Board in December 2007, and the digest was published in January 2008.

Press Release

No press release at present.

Updates or subsequent post-publication revisions

No update or revision at present.

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