By Daniel D. Bradlow

'Regulatory Frameworks for Dam safeguard' was once conceived and ready based on transforming into obstacle over the security of dams. Given the big variety of dams around the globe, the secure operation of dams has major social, monetary, and environmental relevance. A dam failure may end up in tremendous hostile affects, together with a large-scale lack of human existence. For nations with huge shares of dams, the problem of dam safeguard is critical.

The e-book examines the dam protection regulatory frameworks of twenty-two nations. It attracts comparisons and highlights similarities one of the quite a few structures. most vital, it identifies crucial components, fascinating positive aspects, and rising traits for dam safeguard regulatory frameworks.

The authors are best specialists of their fields. Daniel Bradlow is professor and director of the overseas criminal reports software on the Washington collage of legislations at American collage and was once a specialist to the realm fee on Dams. Alessandro Palmieri is Lead Dam expert within the caliber coverage and Compliance Unit of the Environmentally and Socially Sustainable improvement Vice Presidency on the international financial institution. Salman Salman is Lead suggestions within the Environmentally and Socially Sustainable improvement and foreign legislations crew of the area Bank's criminal Vice Presidency and has released commonly within the quarter of water legislation.

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