The purpose of this Thematic Paper is to review the trends in groundwater quality and pollution, taking into account physical, environmental, institutional and social actors involved in groundwater quality governance. The final goal is to diagnose historical and current issues related to groundwater use under the threat of pollution, and to identify the prospects for improved and sustainable aquifer governance through the prevention and mitigation of the factors that may impact water quality. It is aimed at the macro-view level, based on existing experience from real cases.
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Groundwater Governance - A Global Framework for Action
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