Managing Water Scarcity in the Mekong Region – Cambodia Water Scarcity Profile

Project Description

The Cambodia water scarcity profile is a stock-taking exercise designed to understand what water scarcity challenges exist in the country and what is the current approach of government to managing water scarcity. The focus is on understanding the policy instruments available and how effective planning and management measures have been in addressing water scarcity issues. 

Project Objective

The objectives of the assignment are:

  • Characterise the nature and extent of water scarcity experienced by Cambodia and describe trends over time in the severity and impact of water scarcity on agricultural and rural systems and the implication for food and water security
  • Document the existing policy instruments and government approach to managing water scarcity, including policies, plans, regulations, projects and initiatives
  • Assess the performance and effectiveness of water scarcity management in Cambodia 

Start Date : 09-Mar-2021
End Date : 30-Aug-2021



Edited Books

Climate Change and Water Governance in Cambodia: Challenge and Perspectives for Water Security and Climate Change in Selected Catc...

Working Papers 100

Agricultural Technological Practices and Gaps for Climate Change Adaptation

Policy Briefs 5

Strengthening Adaptation Capacity of Rural People in the Main Agro-ecological Zones in Cambodia

Research Reports 14

Climate Change Vulnerability and Adaptation Assessment Methods and Tools Applied in Cambodia

Cambodia Development Review 18 - 1

Agricultural Water Storage Options for Climate Change Adaptation in Cambodia

Cambodia Development Review 17 - 4

Women’s Roles and Constraints in Water Governance in the Face of Climate Change

Cambodia Development Review 17 - 3

Can Community-Based Ecotourism Improve Local Livelihoods? A Case Study Of Chambok Community-Based Ecotourism, Southwest Cambodia

Research Reports

Cambodian Agriculture: Adaptation to Climate Change Impact

Cambodia Development Review 16 - 4

Climate Change and Water Governance in Cambodia

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