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South Africa

Main sources of information

Backeberg, G.R. 2005. Water institutional reforms in South Africa. Water Policy 7: 107-123.

Boccaletti, G., Stuchtey, M., van Olst, M. 2010. Confronting South Africa's water challenge. McKinsey & Company.

CSIR. 2010. A CSIR Perspective on water in South Africa. Council for Scientific and Industrial Research.

DAFF. 2012. Trends in the agricultural sector. Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.

DAFF. 2012b. Draft business plan. Revitalization of irrigation schemes. Part I: Irrigation infrastructures. Version 4. Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.

DWA. 2002. Governing Board Induction Manual. Department of Water Affairs.

DWA. 2010. Groundwater strategy 2010. Department of Water Affairs.

DWA. 2012. Annual national state of the water report for the hydrological year 2011/2012. Department of Water Affairs.

DWA. 2013. National Water Resources Strategy. Water for an equitable and sustainable future. Second edition. Department of Water Affairs.

DWA. 2013b. Annual national state of the water report for the hydrological year 2012/2013. Department of Water Affairs.

DWA. 2013c. Strategic overview of the water sector in South Africa. Department of Water Affairs.

DWA. 2013d. National water policy review: Updated policy to overcome the water challenges of our developmental state to provide for improved access to water, equity and sustainability. Department of Water Affairs.

DWAF. 2000. Water as an instrument for social development in South Africa. Department of Water Affairs and Forestry.

DWAF. 2009. Water for growth and development framework. Version 7. Department of Water Affairs and Forestry.

DWS. 2014. 20 years of groundwater–research, development and implementation in South Africa. 1994-2014. Department Water and Sanitation.

FAO. 1997. Irrigation potential in Africa: a basin approach. Land and Water Bulletin n.4. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Rome.

FAO. 2015. State of food security 2015. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Rome.

FAO. 2016. FAOSTAT database. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Rome

ISARM Africa. 2004. Managing shared aquifer resources in Africa. UNESCO-IHP VI Series on groundwater n.8. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.

JMP. 2015. Progress on drinking water and sanitation – 2014 update. WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation.

Ledwaba, M.S. 2013. Evaluation of the revitalization of smallholder irrigation schemes: A case study of Krokodilheuwel irrigation project in Sekhukhune district, Limpopo Province. University of Limpopo.

OECD. 2013. Environmental performance reviews: South Africa 2013. Organisation for the Economic Cooperation and Development.

OECD. 2015. Economic surveys: South Africa 2015. Overview. Organisation for the Economic Cooperation and Development.

Oosthuizen, L.K. 2002. Land and water resources management in South Africa. University of the Free State.

Ramsar. 2013. The list of wetlands of international importance.

RSA. 2013. White Paper on a National Water Policy for South Africa. Republic of South Africa.

RSA. 2015. South Africa Yearbook 2014/2015. Republic of South Africa.SANCID. 2015. South African National Committee Presentation. Presented at the 66th IEC Meeting, Montpellier, France. October 2015. South African National Committee on Irrigation and Drainage.

Tempelhoff, J.W.N. 2009. Ancient Southern African irrigation technology unearthed. Water wheel Sept/Oct 2009: 28-30.

UNDP. 2016. Human development reports: Data. United Nations Development Programme. New York.

van Averbeke, W., Mohamed, S.S. 2006. Smallholder irrigation schemes in South Africa: past, present and future.

van Koppen, B., Schreiner, B., Karar, E. 2011. Mainstreaming gender in water management in South Africa. In: Schreiner B, Hassan R. 2011. Transforming water management in South Africa. Designing and implementing a new policy framework. Springer.

van Vuuren, L., Backeberg, G. 2015. Sustainable irrigation in South Africa: Evidence from history. Presented at the 26th Euro-Mediterranean Regional Conference and Workshops “Innovate to improve irrigation performances”, International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage Montpellier, France, October 2015.

Water Wheel. 2010. Olifants River–Home to one of South Africa's oldest irrigation schemes. September/October 2010.

WB. 2016. World development indicators. World DataBank. World Bank. Washington.

WRC. 2009. Assessment of gender equity in water user associations by Mjoli N, Nenzhelele R and Njiro E. WRC Report No. KV 219/09. Water Research Commission.

WRC. 2011. Smallholder irrigation schemes in South Africa: a review of knowledge generated by the Water Research Commission. Presented by Van Averbeke W, Denison J, Mnkeni P. Water Research Commission.

WRC. 2011b. Irrigation water measurement–from voluntary management tool to pending regulations. Presented by van der Stoep I. Water Research Commission.

     
   
   
             

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