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Weather and climate knowledge for water security: Institutional roles and relationships in Turkana

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Lodwar town in Turkana County faces water security issues relating to its strategic location, (semi-)arid climate, hydroclimatic variability, high poverty rates, low piped water service and a rapidly growing population – challenges that are also relevant to many Kenyan and African small towns in fragile environments. Political, economic and environmental changes affecting Lodwar, including devolution, climate variation and change, demographic shifts, and the e...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SAME
Sub department:
Social & Cultural Anthropology
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-7974-953X
Publisher:
School of Geography and the Environment University of Oxford Publisher's website
Issue:
5
Pages:
1-22
Series:
REACH Working Papers
Host title:
REACH Working Papers
Publication date:
2017-09-15
Source identifiers:
910942
Language:
English
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pubs:910942
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2018-08-29

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