IWMI Research Report – 81

Inadequacies in the Water Reforms in the Kyrgyz Republic: An Institutional Analysis.


Ul Hassan, Mehmood; Starkloff, R.; Nizamedinkhodjaeva, Nargiza. 2004. Inadequacies in the water reforms in the Kyrgyz Republic: an institutional analysis. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) vii, 44p. (IWMI Research Report 81) [doi: 10.3910/2009.082]



This report analyzes the evolving water-management institutions and their performance of five core water management functions, in the context of the ongoing economic and agrarian reform in the Kyrgyz Republic. These core water-management functions are, operation of water systems, maintenance, resource mobilization, conflict resolution and organizational management. The report also identifies key issues and challenges that constrain effective stakeholder participation in water-resources management.


ISBN 92-9090-562-X

ISSN 1026-0862