Introduction au droit de l’eau (an introduction to water law), by B. Drobenko, Ed. Johanet, Paris, 2014

This book is intended for all those involved in water resources management, including professionals, technicians, students and trainers. It makes them acquainted with the main elements of French water law, viewed within the European and international context, and enables them to acquire an in-depth knowledge of certain aspects. 

The book covers the evolution of water law and deals with the main water management tools, including resource planning, contracts, water supply and sanitation, financing of water management, enforcement and dispute resolution.

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