Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Improving the role of river basin organisations in sustainable river basin governance by linking social institutional capacity and basin biophysical capacity

Bouckaert, Frederick; Wei, Yongping; Hussey, Karen; Pittock, Jamie; Ison, Roy


The river basin organisation (RBO) model has been advocated as organisational best practice for sustainable river basin management, despite scant evidence of its effectiveness to manage complex river systems. This review provides a framework which combines functional social-institutional capacities with basin biophysical indicators in a diagnostic tool to determine RBO governance performance. Each of these two capacities are represented by four groups of indicators respectively covering social...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018-08
Type: Journal article
Source: Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability
DOI: 10.1016/j.cosust.2018.04.015


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Bouckaert_Improving_the_role_of_river_2018.pdf713.5 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator