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Optimising use of water for urban agriculture : responding to the challenge of growing water scarcity in Tunisia

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dc.contributor.author Houman, Boubaker
dc.contributor.author Moez, Bouraoui
dc.date.accessioned 2013-02-01T19:20:05Z
dc.date.available 2013-02-01T19:20:05Z
dc.date.issued 2009
dc.identifier.citation Houman, B., & Moez, B. (2009). Optimising Use of Water for Urban Agriculture - Responding to the challenge of growing water scarcity in Tunisia. Urban Agriculture Magazine, 22: 48. en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10625/50677
dc.description.abstract The growing scarcity of water in many regions around the world is a major challenge for the future. Irrigated agriculture is the main user of water in many countries, including in Tunisia, where the productive use of recycled urban waste-water and the use of rainwater, along with more efficient water use in agriculture, contribute to more sustainable production of food for its growing cities. en
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher RUAF Foundation en
dc.subject WATER SCARCITY en
dc.subject WATER SECURITY en
dc.subject URBAN AGRICULTURE en
dc.subject TUNISIA en
dc.subject WASTEWATER REUSE en
dc.subject WASTEWATER TREATMENT en
dc.subject FOOD SECURITY en
dc.subject RAINFALL en
dc.subject RAIN FED FARMING en
dc.title Optimising use of water for urban agriculture : responding to the challenge of growing water scarcity in Tunisia en
dc.type Media Article en
idrc.project.number 104396
idrc.project.componentnumber 104396001
idrc.project.title Rainwater and Greywater Harvesting in Urban and Periurban Agriculture in Ariana-Soukra (Tunisia) en
idrc.copyright.oapermissionsource Open Access journal en
idrc.dspace.access Open Access en
idrc.rims.adhocgroup IDRC SUPPORTED en
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