Water International

(The median citation count of Water International is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Water insecurity compounds the global coronavirus crisis35
COVID-19 and water resources management: reframing our priorities as a water sector30
The potential impact of water quality on the spread and control of COVID-19 in Syrian refugee camps in Lebanon29
Governing water insecurity: navigating indigenous water rights and regulatory politics in settler colonial states28
COVID-19 heightens water problems around the world25
Mercury pollution in Colombia: challenges to reduce the use of mercury in artisanal and small-scale gold mining in the light of the Minamata Convention21
Water and sanitation in Dhaka slums: access, quality, and informality in service provision17
The moral hazards of smart water management16
COVID-19 ‘free water’ initiatives in the Global South: what does the Ghanaian case mean for equitable and sustainable water services?15
A review on implementing managed aquifer recharge in the Middle East and North Africa region: methods, progress and challenges15
Exploring challenges in safe water availability and accessibility in preventing COVID-19 in refugee settlements14
Informal water vendors and the urban poor: evidence from a Nairobi slum14
Drivers of groundwater utilization in water-limited rice production systems in Nepal14
The impact of COVID-19 on water and food systems: flattening the much bigger curve ahead14
China’s water diplomacy in the Mekong: a paradigm shift and the role of Yunnan provincial government13
The challenges of reverse osmosis desalination: solutions in Jordan13
Transboundary waters, conflicts and international cooperation - examples of the La Plata basin13
Water: consumption, usage patterns, and residential infrastructure. A comparative analysis of three regions in the Lima metropolitan area12
Reconceptualization of the Transboundary Water Interaction Nexus (TWINS): approaches, opportunities and challenges11
Transboundary water diplomacy among small states: a giant dilemma for Central American regionalism11
Exploring water access in rural Kenya: narratives of social capital, gender inequalities and household water security in Kitui county11
Economy-wide assessment of potential long-term impacts of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on Sudan11
Autogestión and water sharing networks in Puerto Rico after Hurricane María10
Power in water diplomacy10
Unpacking wastewater reuse arrangements through a new framework: insights from the analysis of Egypt10
Women and WASH in Nepal: a scoping review of existing literature9
A source-to-sea approach to emerging pollutants in freshwater and oceans: pharmaceuticals in the Baltic Sea region9
Exploring the future impacts of urbanization and climate change on groundwater in Arusha, Tanzania9
The devil’s in the details: data exchange in transboundary waters9
The role of irrigation associations and privatization policies in irrigation management in Turkey9
Knowledge, context and problemsheds: a critical realist method for interdisciplinary water studies9
Water use characteristics and impact factors in the Yellow River basin, China9
Irrigation management transfer in sub-Saharan Africa: an analysis of policy implementation across scales8
Lesson learning in the Colorado River Basin8
Water research and nationalism in the post-truth era8
Institutional innovation and smart water management technologies in small-scale irrigation schemes in southern Africa8
Integrating spatial and social characteristics in the DPSIR framework for the sustainable management of river basins: case study of the Katari River Basin, Bolivia7
Measuring transboundary water cooperation within the framework of Agenda 2030: a proposal for a revision of SDG Indicator 6.5.27
A methodology to identify vulnerable transboundary aquifer hotspots for multi-scale groundwater management7
Energizing Mid–East water diplomacy: The potential for regional water–energy exchanges7
A comparative analysis of urban and rural household water insecurity experiences during the 2011–17 drought in Ceará, Brazil7
Advancing urban water security: The urbanization of water–society relations and entry–points for political engagement6
Anticipating elite capture: the social devaluation of municipal tap water users in the Phoenix metropolitan area6
Land reclamation projects in the Egyptian Western Desert: management of 1.5 million acres of groundwater irrigation6
A multifaceted quantitative index for sustainability assessment of groundwater management: application for aquifers around Iran6
Integrated Smart Water Management of the sanitation system of the Greater Paris region6
Livelihood security enhancement though innovative water management in dryland India6
An adaptation pathways approach to water management and governance of tourist islands: the example of the Southern Aegean Region in Greece6
Achieving drinking water and sanitation related targets of SDG 6 at Shahidbug slum, Dhaka6
Rural water provision at the state-society interface in Latin America6
Preferences for water treatment provision in rural India: comparing communal, pay-per-use, and labour-for-water schemes6
Water law and the response to COVID-195
A GIS-based solution for urban water management5
Drip irrigation as a socio-technical configuration: policy design and technological choice in Western India5
Success and sustainability of nutrient pollution reduction in the Danube River Basin: recovery and future protection of the Black Sea Northwest shelf5
When the river does not naturally flow: a case study of unsustainable management in the Tagus River (Spain)5
Community response to the provision of alternative water supplies: A focus on chronic kidney disease of unknown aetiology (CKDu) in rural Sri Lanka5
Evaluating the effectiveness of land and water integrative practices for achieving water sustainability within the Colorado River Basin: perceptions and indicators5
The effect of policy incoherence on the emergence of groundwater-related subsidence phenomena: a case study from Iran5
The practical challenges of achieving sustainable wetland agriculture in Nigeria’s Cross River basin5
‘We were displaced several times since 1956’: the Tonga– Goba involuntary resettlement experiences at the Kariba Dam4
Contested baselines and transboundary water resources management, with illustrations from the Nile4
Fifty years of water research: has it made a difference?4
Non-conventional resources for the coming drought: the development of rainwater harvesting systems in a Mediterranean suburban area4
Ozymandias in the desert: irrigation in Saudi Arabia4
Water governance indicators in theory and practice: applying the OECD’s water governance indicators in the North American Great Lakes region4
Smart water management: can it improve accessibility and affordability of water for everyone?4
Building foundations for source-to-sea management: the case of sediment management in the Lake Hawassa sub-basin of the Ethiopian Rift Valley4
The implications of social and economic barriers to safe drinking water for municipal level policy in Ghana4
Persisting narratives undermine potential water scarcity solutions for informal areas of Mexico City: the case of two settlements in Xochimilco3
Untapping the sustainable water bank’s public financing for Dutch drinking water companies3
Editors’ introduction to the IWRA Mentored Articles section3
Smart Water Management: the way to (artificially) intelligent water management, or just another pretty name?3
Binational reflections on pathways to groundwater security in the Mexico–United States borderlands3
Changing the development paradigm in African agricultural water management to resolve water and food challenges3
Community-of-interests across source-to-sea systems: an international law perspective3
Transparency, regional diversity, and capacity building: cornerstones for trust and engagement in good water governance3
When the virtual water runs out: local and global responses to addressing unsustainable groundwater consumption3
Strategies for climate change adaptation: lessons learnt from long-term planning in the Netherlands and Bangladesh3
Climate change is increasing global salt pollution3
Mapping and navigating ontologies in water governance: the case of the Ganges3
Water wars, conflict and cooperation – how the virtual water concept helped change the discourse3
Environmental management in the Bohai and Baltic seas from a source-to-sea perspective: challenges and opportunities3
Agri-vector water: boosting rainfed agriculture with urban water allocation to support urban–rural linkages3
Power plus: Tony Allan’s contributions to understanding transboundary water arrangements3
SWM and urban water: Smart management for an absurd system?3
The water–man eristic dialectics for sustainable hydro-governance3
When the water runs dry: supporting adaptive governance in transboundary river basins3
A visualization tool for citizen-science marine debris big data3
Using innovative smart water management technologies to monitor water provision to refugees3
Promoting water conservation habits in shower use: review of water utility websites in OECD cities3
Engaging non-state actors in the negotiation and implementation of international watercourse agreements: experiences and lessons learned from Canada2
Diffusion of small-scale pumped irrigation technologies and their association with farmer-led irrigation development in Malawi2
Water insecurity and patchwork adaptability in Bangalore’s low-income neighbourhoods2
The current legal framework for pollution control in the Niger River Basin relative to SDG 6.32
Does state capacity matter for foreign aid effectiveness? Panel data evidence on water from 87 countries2
Layers of regulation in transboundary water governance: exploring the role of third states in the Lancang–Mekong2
SWM technology for efficient water management in universities: the case of PUMAGUA, UNAM, Mexico City2
Climate change and the water quality threats posed by the emerging contaminants per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and microplastics2
Assessing the operational efficiency of wastewater services whilst accounting for data uncertainty and service quality: a semi-parametric approach2
The role of virtual-water decoupling in achieving food–water security: lessons from Egypt, 1962–20132
The optics of ‘Day Zero’ and the role of the state in water security for a township in Cape Town (South Africa)2
Advances in monitoring transboundary water cooperation? Reflecting on the development and implementation of SDG indicator 6.5.22
A critical review of the transboundary aquifers in South-Eastern Europe and new insights from the EU’s water framework directive implementation process2
Boldly boring: public banks and public water in the Nordic region2
The shifted ownership regime of a common-pool resource: the case of water exploitation in Sanandaj County, Iran2
Lake Victoria water levels declining (2000-2006): the role of absent and uncertain data in a transboundary water controversy2
The future of piped water2
The Information Strategy Model: a framework for developing a monitoring strategy for national policy making and SDG6 reporting2
Assessment of the failure to implement a much-needed rural water and sanitation project in Brazil2
The European Investment Bank and its role in financing public water2
Water consumption and economic growth: evidence for the environmental Kuznets curve2
Mobilization of bias: learning from drought and flood crises in São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Jakarta2
Impact of land use and occupation on potential groundwater recharge in a Brazilian savannah watershed2
Masculinity and smart water management: why we need a critical perspective2
Mismatches between policy planning and implementation on the actively living with flood approach in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta2
A semi-qualitative approach to the operationalization of the Food–Environment–Energy–Water (FE2W) Nexus concept for infrastructure planning: a case study of the Niger Basin2
K-water’s Integrated Water Resources Management system (K-HIT, K-water Hydro Intelligent Toolkit)2
Spatial heterogeneity of household water insecurity in rural Uganda: implications for development1
Water governance and system coordination across diverse risk-management cultures1
Problems and promise of managed recharge in karstified aquifers: the example of Lebanon1
Sino-Kazakhstan transboundary water allocation cooperation study: analysis of willingness and policy implementation1
The political economy of coordinating water, sanitation and hygiene management policies and programmes for Nigeria1
Governing resilient landscapes across the source-to-sea continuum1
Editors’ introduction1
International water law and hydropolitics: an enquiry into the water conflict between India and Nepal1
Water and complex problemsheds in Karamoja, Uganda1
Crossed wires: public regulation and private action for water stewardship and sustainable farming1
Can sponge city construction in mainland China restore the river basin hydrology to an undeveloped state?1
Sanctioned discourse and the power of hegemonic imaginings1
Testing an open app-based water management information system and its uptake among stakeholders in the Upper-Comoé river basin (Burkina Faso)1
To intervene or not: strategic choices of the central government in China’s sub-national hydropolitics1
Do needs motivate the exchange of data in transboundary waters? Insights from Africa’s shared basins1
I remember Tony1
The problem with water footprints outside of irrigated drylands1
Addressing water security through catchment water stewardship partnerships: experiences from the Pangani Basin, Tanzania1
A role for the IWRA in international water disputes?1
Before you go: the editors’ checklist of what we now know about Smart Water Management1
Optimization of urban water distribution networks using heuristic methods: an overview1
Smooth flows? Hydrosocial communities, water governance and infrastructural discord in Peru’s southern highlands1
Systems approach and performance-based water resources management1
Accountants will save the world!1
Urban potable reuse: contrasting perspectives of water industry professionals and elected politicians in Sydney, Australia1
The environment comes later: when and how environmental considerations are included in transboundary water agreements1
Assessing the soundness of water governance: lessons learned from applying the 10 Building Blocks Approach1
Understanding institutional changes in irrigation management: a comparative case study of two communities in the Venezuelan Andes1
Beyond barriers: the fluid roles young people adopt in water conflict and cooperation1
Assessing the capacity gaps of decentralized rural water management: qualitative evidence from Ghana1
From zero-sum to variable-sum on the Nile1
Governance failures and knowledge asymmetries in the state river basin committees and their impacts on water resource management in Brazil1
Economies of water in Delhi: a neo-Polanyian analysis1
The evolution of the modern dam conflict on the Snake River, USA1
Stalemate of the hydrological master variable? The challenge of implementing environmental flows in the Orange–Senqu basin1
The role of the private sector in sustainable development1
Unexpected bright spots: how the pandemic, climate change and biodiversity loss are shaping the evolution of the nexus1
Thinking beyond domestic water supply: approaches to advance multiple-use water systems (MUS) in the rural hills of Nepal1
Supply chain water-reporting practices in the food, beverage and tobacco sector: a comparative study1
Virtual water, international relations and the new geopolitics of food1
Groundwater governance through institutional bricolage? Participation in Morocco’s Chtouka aquifer contract1
Egypt’s water balancing act1
Water security in two megacities: observations on public actions during 2020 in São Paulo and London1
Irrigated agriculture: more than ‘big water’ and ‘accountants will [not] save the world’1
‘No one can compete since no one dares to lend more cheaply!’: Turkey’s Ilbank and public water finance1
Editors’ introduction1
Editors’ introduction1
Patterns in transboundary aquifer governance: comparative analysis of eight case studies from the perspective of efficacy1
China’s hydro-politics in the Mekong – conflict and cooperation in light of securitization theory1
Professor Tony Allan and Libya1
The private sector and water services: a reflection1
Public water without (public) financial mediation? Remunicipalizing water in Valladolid, Spain1
Water: A biography1
Water insecurity, water borrowing and psychosocial stress among Daasanach pastoralists in northern Kenya1
Can a ‘modern’ irrigation system and a traditional smallholder gravitational system coexist? A view from Marakwet, Kenya1
Managerial, clientelist or populist? Lake governance in the Indian city of Bangalore1
Institutional challenges to efficient governance: water, sanitation and wastewater in Egypt1
Squeezed by austerity and pressured to recover costs: Portugal’s municipal water operators in need of public bank finance1
Groundwater policies and irrigation development: a study of West Bengal, India, 1980–20161
Mixing waters: stakeholder influence in transboundary water conflict and cooperation1
Public banks, public water: exploring the links in Europe1
Institutions for reoperating reservoirs in semi-arid regions facing climate change and competing societal water demands: insights from Colorado1
Draft legal framework for shared water resources in the Arab World: is it really needed?1
Water resource prospects for the next 50 years on the water planet: personal perspectives on a shared history from Earth Day, the Fourth Industrial Revolution and One Health to the futures of alternat1
Scalable Water Balances from Earth Observations (SWEO): results from 50 years of remote sensing in hydrology1
Organizing support through interactive governance within flood risk management1
Open access and the evolving academic publishing landscape of the water sector1
Large dams: long term impacts on riverine communities and free flowing rivers1
Public banks and the remunicipalization of water services in Paris1
Towards consistency of value and order: cooperation strategies of international water projects1
Between development and banking: the KfW Development Bank in Latin America’s water sector1
Editors’ introduction1
Yahia Abdel Mageed (1925–2021)1
The marketization of water: environmental movements’ narratives and common experiences on water transfer projects in Colorado and western Iran1
The destruction of the Kakhovka dam and its consequences1