Sep 12, 2014

Co-opt the water hegemon

by Brahma Chellaney

The vast majority of the 57 transnational river basins in continental Asia have no water-sharing arrangement or any other cooperative mechanism — a troubling reality amid the already strained political relations in several Asian sub-regions.

Jul 9, 2013

Kanto may face water shortage

by Tomohiro Osaki

The early end to this year’s rainy season has put the Kanto region at risk of a water shortage this summer, with record-low water levels reported Tuesday at dams along the Tone River, the government is warning. Total water reserves at eight dams along ...