Lack of coordination is a major impediment to realizing the potential of the coastal zone. This issue is tied to decisions regarding the scale at which water within the polders is best managed, as well as current frameworks and policies that promote community water management. ‘Community’ is often defined at the village-scale, which does not always coincide with natural hydrological boundaries.
CPWF. Ganges Coastal Zone Issue Brief 4: Community Approach to Water Management. CPWF, Dhaka, Bangladesh (2010) 1 pp.