Decrease font size Increase font size | Géographie-cités | http://www.parisgeo.cnrs.fr | Print page

ANR

Makara

Period: 2013 - 2016

Society faced with surface water quality change (France, 19th-20th century)

The Water Framework Directive (2000) deeply contributed to modify our look at water, its management and its vulnerability. This project which associates historians, geographers, political scientists, jurists, sociologists, geochemists, hydrologists and engineers, aims at revisiting the concept of water quality according to a pluridisciplinary approach, by taking into account the coevolution of the water and society and analysing the both the social and scientific dimension of water quality.

Laurence Lestel (UMR Sisyphe) is director of the project, which associates the UMR 7619 Sisyphe (CNRS & Université Paris VI), the UMR Géographie-Cités, the UMR 6590 ESO, the EA 6293 GéoHydrosytèmes Continentaux and IRSTEA

Responsible for Géographie-Cités : Sabine Barles (responsible of task 2: “the defined quality, emergency and transformation of regulation, 1854-2012.

Also in this section
HANC : Healthy Aging and Networks in Cities
The way people are connected to each other and the way our cities are built have both been (...)

WIsDHoM: Wealth inequalities and the dynamics of housing market. Interpreting real-estate market-based regime of spatial inequalities
The WIsDHoM project (Wealth inequalities and the dynamics of housing market. Interpreting (...)

MIRO: Towards more sustainable cities
We propose to question the sustainable city by focusing on one of its very central components, (...)

TransMonDyn
The TransMonDyn project started in January 2011 and will go one until the end of 2014. The (...)

Fluides
What possible roles exist for water-borne transport and inland ports ? A sustainable transport (...)

ODESSA
ODESSA European project (Optimising care DElivery models to Support Ageing-in-place : towards (...)

Finurbasie
Expansion de la finance de marché et production urbaine en Asie, le cas de la Chine et de l’Inde (...)

FRUGAL : Rural figures of the generalized urban state through the filter of sustainable mobilities
How can low density spaces, whether they participate in the rural or the peri-urban (depending (...)

MobiClimEx
Climate change prompts Human Society to develop adaptive capacities in front of extreme weather (...)