Selmin Burak and Jean Margat, IME members, have just published an article in Water Resources Management” international Journal entitled “Water Management in the Mediterranean Region: Concepts and Policies”.

The Mediterranean region exhibits significant contrasts in its demographic and hydrologic features that have shaped the water management policies in the Mediterranean countries. Although awareness is raising with respect to the sustainable water management, the extend to which it is applied in practice is debatable. Use conflicts and non-renewable water extraction in water scare part of the region like Southern and Eastern rim countries are exposed as overrinding management issues ….