|Foreword and acknowledgements|
|Acronyms and abbreviations|
|Assessment and recommendations|
|Why water charges matter in Brazil|
|Water charges in Brazil — The state of play|
|Practical issues for setting and managing water charges in Brazil|
|Sector-specific issues for setting and managing water charges|
|Governing water charges design and implementation|
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