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Published on April 10, 2018
More than 8 000 large multi-purpose water infrastructures (MPWIs) around the world contribute to economic development, as well as water, food and energy security, encompassing all human-made water systems including dams, dykes, reservoirs and associated irrigation canals and water supply networks. Focused on the specific case of the Shardara MPWI located in Low Syr-Darya Basin, South Kazakhstan and Kyzyl-Orda oblasts (provinces) of Kazakhstan, this report looks at the choice and design of MPWI investment strategies that ensure a high economic return on investments and potential bankability, based on application of a computer model and lessons learned from 15 international MPWI case studies.
Economic assessment of Shardara MPWI development option4 chapters available
A review of international experience with multi-purpose water infrastructure systems4 chapters available
Annexes6 chapters available
POLICY PERSPECTIVES: MULTI-PURPOSE WATER INFRASTRUCTURE