Table of Contents

Towards a Model for Ecosystem Governance: An Integrated Water Resource Management Example; Global Experience on Governance; National Perspectives on Water Governance: Lessons from the IWRM Planning Process in Malawi and Zambia; Good Ecosystem Governance: Balancing Ecosystems and Social Needs; The Role of Good Governance in Sustainable Development: Implications for Integrated Water Resource Management in Southern Africa; Transnational Dimensions of Freshwater Ecosystem Governance; From Dialogue to Trialogue: Sustainable Ecosystem Governance and Civil Society. Focusing specifically on water, this book talks about the core elements of governance, and analyses the linkages between key variables in an effort to increase our understanding of what makes governance good. It is useful for any professional tasked with the responsibility of implementing Integrated Environmental and Water Resource Management.