Over the last decade, Europe’s drought management and policy has been characterized by a predominantly crisis-oriented approach. However, the widening gap between the impacts of drought episodes and the ability to prepare, manage and mitigate such droughts has motivated the European Union (EU) to make significant improvements that address drought management using a preventative approach.
|Title of host publication||Governance for Drought Resilience: Land and Water Drought Management in Europe|
|Editors||Hans Bressers, Nanny Bressers, Corinne Larrue|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|
Özerol, G., Stein, U., Troeltzsch, J., Landgrebe, R., Szendrenyi, A., & Vidaurre, R. (2016). European Drought and Water Scarcity Policies. In H. Bressers, N. Bressers, & C. Larrue (Eds.), Governance for Drought Resilience: Land and Water Drought Management in Europe (pp. 17-43). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-29671-5_2