Developing international guidance for strategic drought risk management

Posted on 8th October 2013

Paul Sayers, Senior Visiting Fellow at the School of Geography and the Environment, is leading a project to identify best practice in drought risk management, in collaboration with WWF and the Chinese Government.

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Making clean drinking water universally available is achievable

Posted on 1st October 2013

Making clean drinking water globally accessible is one of the biggest challenges of this century. Yet, a new study by Oxford University contends that this goal is achievable if the key elements of good governance and management are adopted.

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Oxford University edits a themed issue of Philosophical Transactions A on Water Security, Risk and Society

Posted on 1st October 2013

Professors Jim Hall and David Grey, and Drs Dustin Garrick, Simon Dadson and Rob Hope, have organised and edited a landmark collection of papers, an outcome of the 2012 international conference Water Security, Risk and Society

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