Water Resources

, Volume 43, Issue 4, pp 711–717 | Cite as

Institutional, regulatory, and managerial aspects of the development of transboundary water bodies and streams in Russia

  • M. V. BolgovEmail author
  • A. P. Demin
  • K. Yu. Shatalova
Water Resources Development: Economic and Legal Aspects


The number of international agreements on transboundary water bodies and streams was found to increase rapidly in the late XX and early XXI century. The institutional and regulatory conditions required for solving the problems of international rivers and lakes are discussed. A system of governmental bodies in Russia, dealing with the use and protection of transboundary water bodies and streams is described. The international cooperation of Russia in the management of transboundary water bodies and streams is shown.


transboundary water bodies and streams water right international agreements monitoring management systems rational water use 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. V. Bolgov
    • 1
    Email author
  • A. P. Demin
    • 1
  • K. Yu. Shatalova
    • 1
  1. 1.Water Problems InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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