Articles | Volume 20, issue 12
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4913–4928, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-20-4913-2016
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4913–4928, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-20-4913-2016

Review article 15 Dec 2016

Review article | 15 Dec 2016

A review of current and possible future human–water dynamics in Myanmar's river basins

Linda Taft and Mariele Evers

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The country of Myanmar and its abundant water resources are facing major challenges due to political and economic reforms, massive investments from neighbouring countries and climate change impacts. Publications on current and future impacts from human activities and climate change on Myanmar's river basins have been reviewed in order to gain an overview of the key drivers in these human–water dynamics. The review reveals the relevance of this information with regard to human–water interactions.