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Security and Human Right to Water in Central Asia

Palgrave Macmillan US

Titre : Security and Human Right to Water in Central Asia

Provides a comprehensive overview of the management of and disputes over water resources in Central Asia in the 21st century
Presents the Human Right to Water and Sanitation (HRWS) as an essential feature of human security in the region
Critically analyzes the response to the environmental threat of limited or missing water access by international organizations

Author (s) : Pérez Martín, Miguel Ángel
Publisher  : Palgrave Macmillan US
Date de parution : 2017
Pages : 181

This book examines the impact and implications of the declaration of human right to water and sanitation access for human security in Central Asia. It analyzes the current risks and threats arising from mismanagement of water resources in Central Asia through the different dimensions of human security : environmental, economic, social, and political. Identifying the main actors involved in water conflict in the region, the author pays particular attention to the multilateral security organizations operating in the region, OSCE, NATO, SCO, and CSTO, and discusses whether their security policies have been effective in addressing these conflicts.

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