Selected bibliography / Monographs and brochures

Abu-Zeid M., Shiklomanov I.A. - Water resources as a challenge of the Twenty-First Century (2003) 

Aguilar G., Iza A. - Governance of Shared Waters. Legal and Institutional Issues (2011) 

A review of the evolution and state of transboundary freshwater treaties / M.Giordano, A.Drieschova, J.A.Duncan, Y.Sayama, L.De Stefano, A.T.Wolf (2013) 

Arsenyev, G.S. Framework of reservoirs water resources management [in Russian] (2003)

Assessment of the Syrdarya river water resources and in-channel balance [in Russian] (2011)

An Evaluation on the Draft Articles on the Law of Transboundary Aquifers (2012)  

Beyond scarcity: Power, poverty and the global water crisis // Human Development Report 2006. Chapter 6 Managing transboundary waters 

Brels S., Coates D., Loures F. - Transboundary water resources management: the role of international watercourse agreements in implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity (2008) 

Bradlow D.D., Palmieri A., Salman, Salman M. A. - Regulatory frameworks for dam safety : a comparative study (2003) 

Burchi S., Mechlem K. - Groundwater in International Law: Compilation of Treaties and Other Legal Instruments (2005) 

Creating Wetlands within Reservoirs (2013) 

Dukhovny V., Sokolov V. - Lessons on Cooperation Building to Manage Water Conflicts in the Aral Sea Basin (2003) 

Dore J., Robinson J., Smith M. - Negotiate: reaching agreements over water (2010) 

Destination Wetlands. Supporting sustainable tourism (2012) 

Dam Safety in Central Asia: Capacity-Building and Regional Cooperation (2007) 

Dam Safety Review Kosovo (2012) 

Dams Sector: Estimating Loss of Life for Dam Failure Scenarios (2011) 

Dams Sector: Estimating Economic Consequences for Dam Failure Scenarios (2011) 

Davydov, L.K. Fluctuation of the water content of Central Asian rivers [in Russian] (1929)

Davydov, L.K. Water content of USSR rivers: its fluctuation and influence on physical and geographical factors [in Russian] (1947) 

Ecosystems and Human Well-Being: Wetlands and Water Synthesis (2005) 

Eckstein G. - The Greening of Water Law: Managing Freshwater Resources for People and the Environment (2010) 

Establishing a Dynamic System of Surface Water Quality Regulation: Guidance for Countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia (2011) 

Foster S., Loucks D. (Eds) - Non-Renewable Groundwater Resources: A Guidebook on Socially Sustainable Management for Water-Policy Makers (2006) 

Foundations of national water legislation for water quality regulation in Central Asian countries. Part 1: Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Tajikistan [in Russian] (2011) 

Foundations of national water legislation for water quality regulation in Central Asian countries. Part 2: Republic of Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan [in Russian] (2011) 

Foundations of national water legislation for water quality regulation in Central Asian countries. Part 3: Republic of Uzbekistan [in Russian] (2011) 

Hart S. (ed.) - Shared Resources: Issues of Governance (2008) 

Giri S., Stern E. - Recommendations on technical solutions for the sediment treatment and recycling at the Ruslovoe reservoir, based on international experience (2022) 

Griffin P. - The Ramsar Convention: A new window for environmental diplomacy? (2012) 

Groundwater studies: An international guide for hydrogeological investigations / Edited by V.S. Kovalevsky, G.P. Kruseman, K.R. Rushton (2004) 

Groundwater for Emergency Situations. A framework document (2006) 

ICID: Role of Dams for Irrigation, Drainage and Flood Control (2000) 

Iljin, I.A. Water resources of the Fergana Valley [in Russian] (1959)

Internationally Shared (Transboundary) Aquifer Resources Management. Their significance and sustainable management (2001) 

International Waters: Review of Legal and Institutional Frameworks (2011) 

Irrigation in Central Asia: Social, Economic and Environmental Considerations / J.Bucknall, I.Klytchnikova, J.Lampietti, M.Lundell, M.Scatasta, M.Thurman (2003) 

Kuzin, P.S. Cyclical fluctuation of river flows in the northern hemisphere [in Russian] (1970)

Matthews G.V.T. - The Ramsar Convention on Wetlands: its History and Development (1993) 

Mapping the resilience of international river basins to future climate change-induced water variability / L.De Stefano, J.Duncan, S.Dinar, K.Stahl, K.Strzepek, A.T. olf (2010) 

Mostert E. - Conflict and Cooperation in the Management of International Freshwater Resources: a Global Review (2003) 

Model Provisions on Transboundary Groundwaters (2014) 

Monitoring of wetland biodiversity in Southern part of the Aral Sea 2022 (2022) 

Monitoring of wetland biodiversity in Southern part of the Aral Sea 2023 (2023) 

Ospanov M.O., Stamkulova K.Zh. (Eds.) - Biodiversity of wetlands in the Syrdarya river delta front (2012) 

Panov, B.G. Winter regime of USSR rivers [in Russian] (1960)

Past Experience and Future Challenges. Cooperation in Shared Water Resources in Central Asia (2002) 

Pyanj River Morphology and Flood Protection (2014) 

Ravenscroft P., Lytton L. - Practical Manual on Groundwater Quality Monitoring (World Bank) (2022) 

Ravenscroft P., Lytton L. - Seeing the Invisible: A Strategic Report on Groundwater Quality (World Bank) (2022) 


Regional Water Intelligence Report Central Asia (2010) 

River basin commissions and other institutions for transboundary water cooperation (2009) 

Rivers and lakes of Tajikistan [in Russian] (2003)

Report on dam safety procedures, India (1986) 

Register of International Treaties and other Agreements in the Field of the Environment (UNEP, 2005) 

Sarez Lake: the latest achievements and unsolved problems (2007) 

Selected Texts of legal instruments in international Environmentai Law (UNEP, 2005) 

Sadoff C., Greiber T., Smith M., Bergkamp G. - Share: managing water across boundaries (2008) 

Strengthening Water Management and Transboundary Water Cooperation in Central Asia: the Role of UNECE Environmental Conventions (2012) 

Shared Water Challenges and Interests: The Case for Private Sector Engagement in Water Policy and Management / P. Schulte, J. Morrison, S. Orr, G. Power (2014) 

Stekolnikov, M.A. Water resources of Central Asia and Kazakhstan [in Russian] (1934)

Shults, V.L. Rivers of Central Asia [in Russian] (1949)

Shults, V.L. Rivers of Central Asia [in Russian] (1965)

Selecting and Accommodating Inflow Design Floods for Dams (2013) 

Strategic Framework for Dam Safety Regulation (2012) 

The Glaciers of Central Asia: A Disappearing Resource (2011) 

Toryanikova R.V., Kenshimov A.K. - Current status of water quality in the Syr Darya river basin (1999) 

Tanzi A. - International law and transboundary water resources. A Framework for Shared Optimal Utilization (2011) 

Transboundary Water Cooperation in the Newly Independent States (2003) 

Transboundary Cooperation Fact Sheets (2012) 

Transboundary Waters: Sharing Benefits, Sharing Responsibilities (2008) 

Transboundary Water Governance. Adaptation to Climate Change / J.C. Sanchez, J. Roberts (Eds.) (2014) 

UNECE - First Assessment of Transboundary Rivers, Lakes and Groundwaters in the UNECE region (2007)

UNECE - Second Assessment of transboundary rivers, lakes and groundwaters (2011)

Usoi landslide dam and lake Sarez: an assessment of hazard and risk in the Pamir mountains, Tajikistan (2000) 

Value of Water – Different Approaches in Transboundary Water Management (2005) 

Water Quality Monitoring in the former Soviet Union and the Russian Federation: Assessment of Analytical Methods (2003) 

Wolf A.T., Yoffe S.B., Giordano M. - International Waters: Indicators for Identifying Basins at Risk (2003) 

Water, a Shared Responsibility // 2nd United Nations World Water Development Report. Chapter 11: Sharing Water 

Westerberg V. - Profit and loss analysis on sediment removal and recycling at the Ruslovoye reservoir (2022)