Sinéad Lehane

First Name: Sinéad
Last Name: Lehane
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Research and communications specialist with experience working in independent research organisations and NGOs. Particular interest in policy analysis and development, water management and community development. 

Candidate for the International WaterCentre's Master Integrated Water Management programme.

Specialties: Research, project management, international & regional development, communication consulting, strategic planning, water conflict & security and integrated water management.

26 February 2015

Ongoing political instability and conflict undermine food security in Yemen by damaging economic infrastructure, causing internal displacement and contributing to food price inflation.

5 February 2015

For Australia to remain at the forefront of integrative water management, planning must be adaptive, relevant and remain a priority for all governments.

13 November 2014

This report argues that Australia has a need for greater water use efficiency and the identification and utilisation of alternative water resources to avoid potential conflict between users.

16 September 2014

This paper provides an overview of water availability in Australia, the major sources of water and the spatial and time challenges limiting access to water resources.

3 June 2014

This report argues that India's population growth will bring with it increased demand for water, food and energy requiring significant expansions of current infrastructure and resource...

27 February 2014


In 2013 faced with a critical shortage of water, the Iranian government called for water conservation and greater water use efficiency nation-wide. Despite...

27 August 2013

This paper argues that Australia is experiencing rapid development in aquaculture and has the potential to lead in producing future feed alternatives and systems management.