By Jeroen Warner
Jeroen Warner appears at a few such initiatives from worldwide - from the center East, South Asia and Western Europe - geared toward the prevention of great flooding. every one provoked a degree of controversy unexpected through its initiators, with the outcome that initiatives have been shelved, transformed, weren't accomplished, or just failed on the first try. Even a good geared up participation method with joint or open making plans didn't exempt planners from the tricky political dynamics that arose.
Flood politics aren't like usual politics. they're approximately lifestyles and dying, and a flood occasion might legitimize striking measures during which basic principles don't observe. the writer exhibits how initiatives created in keeping with such events unavoidably develop into politicised as assorted stakeholders search to advertise their pursuits. the result's a pioneering e-book that offers the 1st entire account of the politics and decision-making surrounding flood making plans and of the teachings to be learned.
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