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BRLSI: International Policy Options for Improving Water Management in Agriculture
Tue 17 Nov 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Population, economic growth, agriculture and many other drivers are putting pressure on water resources and water quality worldwide. Climate change brings further uncertainty and complexity to these pressures. The water challenge is multi-dimensional and this presentation focuses on a key dimension, agriculture.
To meet the projected global growth in demand for agricultural commodities over the next fifty years will require substantial improvements in agricultural water management efficiency. agriculture. Overall the presentation is a contribution towards building water wise economies, with focus on the role agriculture.
Dr Kevin Parris
Former Economist, Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
More information on the BRSLI website.