Articles by Robert Brears

About Robert Brears

Robert C. Brears is the author of Urban Water Security (Wiley) and founder of both Mitidaption and Mark and Focus.

A Water-Secure Future for Cities

Traditionally, cities, facing increased demand for water, along with variable supply, have relied on large-scale, supply-side infrastructural projects such as dams and reservoirs. This is termed ‘supply-side’ management. However, supply-side management is costly in economic, environmental and political terms.