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Interactive Maps : Aquastat Water Resource Analysis

This new interface enables you to make easy and quick comparisons of population and water indicators via these animated Aquastat Maps.

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Interactive Map: Water and the Rural Poor

An interface which enables users to make comparisons between various categories of mapped data such as Rural Food Insecurity and Livestock/People Ratio, in order to establish simiarities and patterns in areas involving water and rural livelihoods.

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Interactive Map: Typology of climate change impacts and response options for agricultural water management in selected agricultural systems

An interactive map showing the Typology of climate change impacts and response options for agricultural water management in selected agricultural systems around the world.

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Potential for poverty reduction through water interventions in sub-Saharan Africa

This map represents the potential for poverty reduction through water-related interventions in different livelihood zones in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Estimated World Water Use

Graph showing estimated world water use in Reservoir losses, Municipal, Industry & Agriculture areas.

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The Global Map if Irrigation Areas (Version 4)

In global studies related to water use, food production or climate change, knowing the location of irrigate agriculture is important in order to assess better the impact of water use on the available water resources. The Global map of irrigation areas shows the amount of area equipped for irrigation around the turn of the twenty-first century as a percentage of the total area on a raster with a resolution of 5 minutes.

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Areas of Physical and Economic Water Scarcity

Map displaying areas of physical and economic water scarcity in varying degrees of severity. Taken from the Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture.

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