This issue includes the following short articles: Rain, a global resource for fighting hunger; Linking water management and poverty reduction; Can market forces guide the use of irrigation water?; Do water policies reflect the priorities of poor people?; How can dry countries manage water shortages?; and Linking sanitation, water and livelihoods in Nairobi slums.
IDS, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK, 4 pp.
id21 natural resources highlights 3. Water