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DAMS AND DEVELOPMENT REVISITED

IWRA World Water Congress 2003 Madrid Spain
IWRA WWC2003 - default topic
Author(s): Chaturvedi Mahesh C. FIWRA Indian Institute of Technology
Delhi

Article:

Abstract

Environmental activists in industrialized countries and their associates in developing countries have generated considerable controversy of late regarding dams. They targeted the World Bank in their own country and it set up a so-called World Commission on Dams (WCD). The report of the WCD has generated further controversies. The subject of dams and development is analyzed scientifically.

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