This volume includes over 30 chapters, written by experts from around the world. It examines numerous management strategies for dealing with drought and scarcity. These strategies include management approaches for different regions, such as coastal, urban, rural, and agricultural areas. It offers multiple strategies for monitoring, assessing, and forcasting drought through the use of remote sensing and GIS tools. It also presents drought mitigation management strategies, such as groundwater management, rainwater harvesting, conservations practices, and more.

chapter 1|25 pages

Drought Management

Initiatives and Objectives

chapter 4|20 pages

Adaption to Droughts

chapter 10|14 pages

Drought and Pest Management

chapter 16|15 pages

Deficit Irrigation


chapter 17|13 pages

Deficit Irrigation


chapter 29|52 pages

Drought Law and Policy