Loading...
Loading...

Go to the content (press return)

Sustainability Assessment of indicators for integrated water resources management

Author
Carneiro, A. P; Morato, J.; Peixoto, H.; Botero, V.; Zuluaga, L.; Figueroa, A.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Science of the total environment
Date of publication
2016-11-10
Volume
578
First page
139
Last page
147
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.10.217 Open in new window
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/100755 Open in new window
URL
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969716324147 Open in new window
Abstract
The scientific community strongly recommends the adoption of indicators for the evaluation and monitoring of progress towards sustainable development. Furthermore, international organizations consider that indicators are powerful decision-making tools. Nevertheless, the quality and reliability of the indicators depends on the application of adequate and appropriate criteria to assess them. The general objective of this study was to evaluate how indicators related to water use and management perf...
Citation
Carneiro, A. P, Morato, J., Peixoto, H., Botero, V., Zuluaga, L., Figueroa, A. Sustainability Assessment of indicators for integrated water resources management. "Science of the total environment", 1 Febrer 2017, vol. 578, p. 139-147.
Keywords
Criteria, DPSIR, Decision-making, IWRM, Socio-economic, Water use
Group of research
CEBIM - Molecular Biotechnology Centre
SUMMLab - Sustainability Measurement and Modelin Lab

Participants

  • Pires Carneiro, Alex  (author)
  • Morato Farreras, Jordi  (author)
  • Peixoto, H  (author)
  • Botero, Verónica  (author)
  • Zuluaga, L  (author)
  • Figueroa, A  (author)

Attachments