- Autore: World Economic Forum (WEF)
- Anno: 2016
- Casa Editrice: WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM (WEF)
- Sito: http://www3.weforum.org/docs/GRR/WEF_GAC16_Risk_Resilience_Insights.pdf
This publication informs the debate on how to strengthen resilience against a variety of global risks. It focuses on identifying measures that entities of all types and sizes can take to increase resilience and distilling what each stakeholder can bring to the collaboration table.
The chapter "Building Resilience to Water Crises" (pp. 7-10) looks at the challenges posed by the interconnectedness of the risk of water crises with other societal risks and in the face of the water crises risk, how to develop effective water management. Recommendations made in that direction are the following:
Make decisions based on scientific evidence.
Invest in risk understanding.
Innovate to create new decision support systems.
Indentify effective practices and assess scalability.