Strengthening Coordination in River Basin Governance in Southern Spain – Cooperation, Incentives and Persuasion

Author
Nora Schütze, Andreas Thiel, Pilar Paneque, Jesús Vargas, Rodrigo Vidaurre
Content Type
Working Paper
Institution
German Development Institute (DIE)
Abstract
The Guadalquivir basin in Spain struggles with reducing agricultural water consumption to comply with water quantity provisions of the European Water Framework Directive. Improved cross-sectoral exchange, transparency, monitoring and revision of water rights are needed to address this challenge.
Topic
Agriculture, Natural Resources, Water, Transparency
Political Geography
Europe, Spain