Book Volume 2 2011

Transforming Water Management in South Africa

Designing and Implementing a New Policy Framework


ISBN: 978-90-481-9366-0 (Print) 978-90-481-9367-7 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxviii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-17

    The Political, Social and Economic Context of Changing Water Policy in South Africa Post-1994

  3. Chapter

    Pages 19-32

    Water Resource Situation, Strategies and Allocation Regimes in South Africa

  4. Chapter

    Pages 33-71

    Water Services in South Africa 1994–2009

  5. Chapter

    Pages 73-96

    Water, Sanitation and Wastewater Management: Some Questions for National Water Security in South Africa

  6. Chapter

    Pages 97-118

    Transforming Legal Access to Water to Redress Social Inequity and Economic Inefficiency

  7. Chapter

    Pages 119-144

    Protecting Aquatic Ecosystem Health for Sustainable Use

  8. Chapter

    Pages 145-163

    Catchment Management Agencies: A Case Study of Institutional Reform in South Africa

  9. Chapter

    Pages 165-180

    National Water Security: Planning and Implementation

  10. Chapter

    Pages 181-201

    Pricing of Water for Cost Recovery, Economic Efficiency and Social Equity

  11. Chapter

    Pages 203-214

    Mainstreaming Gender in Water Management in South Africa

  12. Chapter

    Pages 215-235

    The Role of Information Systems Management in the Management of Water

  13. Chapter

    Pages 237-251

    The Water Research Commission

  14. Chapter

    Pages 253-270

    Transboundary Water Management Issues Under the NWA and Regional Collaboration, Policies and Conventions

  15. Chapter

    Pages 271-276

    Lessons and Conclusions

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 277-278