In series:OECD Studies on Waterview more titles
Published on April 13, 2015
|Foreword and acknowledgements|
|Acronyms and abbreviations|
|Overview of regulatory frameworks for water services in selected countries|
|Results of the OECD Survey on the Governance of Water Regulators|
Water regulators factsheets34 chapters available
Annexes4 chapters available
The OECD has worked with 34 water regulators to identify dedicated bodies set up to regulate the provision of urban drinking water and wastewater services.
The key highlights of the report show that:
LAUNCH OF THE REPORT IN SEOUL
The Governance of Water Regulators was launched at the 7th World Water Forum in Seoul, Korea on 13 April 2015 together with:
Water and Cities: Ensuring Sustainable Futures. This report provides guidance on how governments can ensure the financial sustainability of urban water systems, improve governance and regulatory frameworks to better implement water policies at different territorial scales, reduce barriers to the use of innovative techniques and approaches, and better link urban and rural water policies.
Stakeholder Engagement for Inclusive Water Governance. This report assesses the current trends, drivers, obstacles, mechanisms, impacts, costs and benefits of stakeholder engagement in the water sector. It provides pragmatic policy guidance to decision makers and practitioners in the form of key principles and a Checklist for Public Action with indicators, international references and self-assessment questions.
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