There is much controversy over the development of new dams for hydropower, where concerns for environmental protection and the livelihoods of local people may conflict with the goals of economic development. This book analyses the opportunities and barriers that NGOs and civil society actors face

The Online Training Course on the ‘Greening’ of Water Law: Implementing environment-friendly principles in contemporary water treaties and laws, which was developed by AIDA upon a request by UNEP (now UN Environment), focuses on the implementation of international principles for sustainable water management through the