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An analysis of water awareness campaign messaging in the case of Jordan: water conservation for state security

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This article examines water awareness campaign messaging of the Water Efficiency and Public Information for Action (WEPIA) campaign. Using Jordanian government documents and structured interviews, it argues that the Ministry of Water and Irrigation (MWI) promotes water awareness campaigns to shape water users’ habits and perspectives on water. The goal of this strategy is to align popular concerns about water security with government concerns over state security, i.e., to create responsible w...

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Published
Peer review status:
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10.3390/w11061156

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Social Sciences Division
Department:
Politics & Int Relations
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Unknown
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-1238-1715
Publisher:
MDPI Publisher's website
Journal:
Water Journal website
Volume:
11
Issue:
6
Article number:
1156
Publication date:
2019-06-01
Acceptance date:
2019-05-25
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ISSN:
2073-4441
Source identifiers:
1076300
Language:
English
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pubs:1076300
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uuid:5a5ad575-1f75-434c-bce3-61cbbe14b4a6
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pubs:1076300
Deposit date:
2019-12-11

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