The principles of integrated water resources management (IWRM) emphasise stakeholder participation. The question for water resources managers is how best to involve stakeholders in the planning process and in day to day management for implementation. A stakeholder analysis is seen to be a very valuable tool for identifying the primary and secondary stakeholders, understanding their interests and influence, and planning participation, communication and related activities.
This Example Paper should be read in conjunction with Thematic Paper 2.2 - Stakeholder Participation in IWRM Planning.
WRDMAP. Stakeholder Analysis for the Shiyang River Basin IWRM Planning [Example 2.2]. WRDMAP, China (2010) 13 pp