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  • Water Players
    • Political
      • Internation organisation (e.g. UN) responsible for MDGs
      • Government departments (e.g. DEFRA)
      • Regional and local councils
      • Lobbyists and pressure groups who form to fight particular issues such as the building of mega dams
    • Economic (business)
      • Developers of mega schemes
      • Transnational water companies (utilities) that run the supply business
      • TNCs and business that are large users (agriculture, industry, energy and recreation)
      • World bank and IMF fund mega projects and ensure legislation is in place for transboundary schemes.
    • Social (human welfare)
      • Individuals
      • Residents
      • Consumers
      • Farmers
      • People who feel accss to water is a human right
      • Health officais who try to ensure safe water
      • NGOs such as Water Aid or Practical Action that develop sustainable schemes for the poor in LDCs
      • Land owners
    • Environmental (sustainable development)
      • Conservationists who fight hard engineering schemes or seek to save wetlands
      • Scientists and planners who develop new schemes
      • BINGOs such as WWF try to influence World Water Polocy
      • UNESCO/ FAO/ IUCN that operate globally
  • Social (human welfare)
    • Individuals
    • Residents
    • Consumers
    • Farmers
    • People who feel accss to water is a human right
    • Health officais who try to ensure safe water
    • NGOs such as Water Aid or Practical Action that develop sustainable schemes for the poor in LDCs
    • Land owners

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