IJSSH 2015 Vol.5(8): 660-666 ISSN: 2010-3646
DOI: 10.7763/IJSSH.2015.V5.536

Hydric Resources in the Metropolitan Region of Campinas (MRC)

Pasquotto Geise B., Rosa Lívia M., Barbin Márcia C., and Venturato Thaís B. de S.
Abstract—Given the current world´s critical situation of water demand and quality in metropolitan regions and the need to implement integrated political-administrative actions among with the municipalities of the Metropolitan Region of Campinas, the article proposes the contribution to the analysis of the water resources context in the referred region, based on literature references, comprising the insertion and data overlap on maps generated that allow the integration of the information Available in each municipality that composes the institutionalized region. The paper reflects on the heterogeneity of water related rates in the cities, in how it’s affected by the city of São Paulo in terms of the water supplying scarcity, and also how it can affect the host of the upcoming FIFA World Cup.

Index Terms—Metropolitan region of Campinas, water resources, wastewater, water management, water scarcity.

The authors are with the University of São Paulo and Paulista University, Brazil (e-mail: geisebp@gmail.com, marcia.barbin@hotmail.com, liviamrosa@yahoo.com.br, thabsiqueira@gmail.com).

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Cite: Pasquotto Geise B., Rosa Lívia M., Barbin Márcia C., and Venturato Thaís B. de S., " Hydric Resources in the Metropolitan Region of Campinas (MRC)," International Journal of Social Science and Humanity vol. 5, no. 8, pp. 660-666, 2015.

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