Mobilizing Sustainable Funding

There never seems to be enough money to do the things that are necessary to ensure sustainable management of a lake and its basin. However, this module provides some specific guidance to lake basin managers on how to maximize the amount of funds at their disposal.This includes advice on how to acquire local, national and international funds.

Mobilizing Sustainable Funding

Additional Materials

Charging for Use of Natural Resources: Practical Lessons for Lake Basin Managers

Dixon, John

Moving Towards Integrated Management of the Plateau Lakes in Yunnan Province, China: Lessons for Planning and Finance

Wang Li

Lessons on Attaining Sustainable Financing for Lake Basin Management Authorities in the Philippines

Santos-Borja, Adelina


What are the current sources of funding for lake basin management in your basin?

Are they sustainable? What are the future prospects for finding additional funds?