Building a 2nd Generation of New World Water Scenarios
Insight paper from Third World Water Development Report
By Joseph Alcamo and Gilberto Gallopin, 2009
This insight report describes what scenarios are and how they contribute to decision-making, reviewing the basic elements of the “scenario approach” as it applies to world water futures. It points out the weaknesses of current scenarios and argues for a new family of global water scenarios, suggesting new content and a global audience.
Access the paper online [PDF 400 KB].