Совершенствование использования экономических инструментов управления водными ресурсами и водохозяйственным комплексом в Республике Бурятия (бассейн озера Байкал). В 3-х ч.
The present report contains the results of a review odf international practices of application of instruments for water resource management (WRM) and the assessment of a potential for using more efficient instruments in the Republic of Buryatia (RB), taking into account natural and institutional chatacteristics of the region and Russia as a whole.
The review-based consclusions will be used to draw up recommendations for improving the instruments for water resources management in the Republic of Buryatia.
The review covers such aspects as water use (water abstraction) fee, water supply and sanitation tariffs, tariffs for irrigation water within irrigation systems, pollution charges and taxes, trade in pollution permits/quotas, payment for ecosystem services, risk management and alternative instruments. It also relates to such instruments as state support to water resources management and target funds.
The present analysis was performed within the framework of OECD project "Improving the Use of Economic Instruments for Wtar Resources Management in the Republic of Buryatia" (lake Baikal basin)".