The water-sensitive cities framework (Figure 12) is an outline for policy and investment planning, which envisions urban areas progressing along a trajectory from the provision of basic services to in...
creasingly value-added services. More forward-looking city administrations throughout the region are striving to improve water services, with urgent common goals to achieve improved water supplies, separated sewerage schemes, and effective drainage and flood protection. These administrations are increasingly concerned that their policies and programs lead to sustainable advances for their community. Such administrations have recognized that attaining high levels of sustainability will involve changing institutional and public perceptions of waterways as a convenient site for disposal of wastewater, creating a shared commitment to managing waterways as a valuable resource for the present and coming generations.
------------ Source: Based on T. Wong and R. R. Brown. 2009. The Water Sensitive City: Principles for Practice. Water Science and Technology 60(3):673–682.
Low Carbon Green Growth Roadmap for Asia and the Pacific - WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT : Policy recommendations for the development of eco-efficient infrastructure ( United Nations ESCAP)
Never miss a thing with our weekly newsletter. We'll send you the latest and greatest infographics, news and all things Visually.
Go ahead, you can always opt out anytime with just one click.
Switch to Wordpress Code
Click below to copy
Get Notified of New Infographics
Thank you for subscribing to the Visually newsletter.
Just one last thing: we've sent you an email asking you to confirm your subscription.
Tell your story visually before December 31st and get a free iPad Air!*
The holidays are a great time to tell your brand story. From Black Friday trends and Mobile Shopping guides to the Best and Worst Times to Book Travel and Thanksgiving etiquette, the Visually team will help you craft your brand's unique stories and raise your social profile during the noisy holiday season.
*Requires $10k minimum purchase
Complete your profile
Which role describes you best?
Please tell us more about your professional experience...
Please fill out at least one of the following fields