This study quantifies and maps the water footprints of nations from both a production and consumption perspective and estimates international virtual water flows and national and global water savings as a result of trade. The entire estimate includes a breakdown of water footprints, virtual water flows and water savings into their green, blue and grey components.
|Place of Publication||Delft, the Netherlands|
|Publisher||Unesco-IHE Institute for Water Education|
|Number of pages||50|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
|Name||Value of water research report 50|
|Publisher||UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education|
Mekonnen, M., & Hoekstra, A. Y. (2011). National water footprint accounts: the green, blue and grey water footprint of production and consumption. (Value of water research report 50; No. 50). Delft, the Netherlands: Unesco-IHE Institute for Water Education.