Water scarcity both in its absolute and relative forms gets accentuated further by an increasing premium attached to water quality and ecological sustainability.
The water sector has undergone remarkable changes in recent years. While past achievements were associated mainly with investment in new physical structures, recent developments in the water sector are associated to a greater extent with improved management and institutional changes.
Although both the nature and direction of these institutional changes vary by country-specific economic, political, cultural and resource realities, there are clearly identifiable trends and patterns. This report suggests a new methodology to shed light on the process of institution-performance interaction.
Additional emphasis is placed on the collection of water charges. Although the enabling law would usually specify that the WUA is a legal entity further details regarding what this entails are usually included in the b Transfer of the irrigation system to the WUA for operation and maintenance is also known as the turnover or the handover This transfer will be prece The agreement would spell out clearly the responsibilities of both the irrigation agency and the WUA Responsibilities of the irrigation agency would A number of the responsibilities of the WUA detailed in this section of the agreement are usually spelled out in the bylaws of the WUA but may still Although the enabling law may include provisions on the termination of the transfer agreement usually more detailed provisions are included in the t Box participatory irrigation management payment Philippines project officials purpose responsibilities rights and obligations Rio Yaqui Irrigation Secretary sector specified structures Supervisory Board supra note Tamil Nadu transfer agreement Upper Main Canal user register vote water rates Water Resources water supply Water Users World Bank Yaqui Irrigation District.