PROGRAM

8th. WORLD WATER FORUM

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AGENDA

8º FÓRUM MUNDIAL DA ÁGUA

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Efficient use of water in irrigation - sharing water, energy and food

Wednesday - 14:30 - 16:00

THEME

Development

ROOM

Room 7

DESCRIPTION

[OS-RP-10]

Many sites in Brazil and in the whole world are facing water restrictions that amplify conflicts between users of different sectors. In the same time, pressure for more and better food production are increasing. Some times it is possible to find solutions that compatibilize enhancing water efficiency, innovative financing tools and negotiation of water allocation. This session will present and discuss some good practices implemented in Rio Grande do Sul and Bahia, facing them with experiences from Asia in order to amplify food production and reduce water conflicts.


"MI - Ministry of National Integration (Brazil)
Antonio Carvalho Feitosa
antonio.feitosa@integracao.gov.br"