Sustainability of Water Production and Improving the Management of the Water Sector in the Kazakhstan’s Economy

Valiakhmet Nuriakhmetovich Mukhamedzhanov, Natalya Vladimirovna Gritsenko, Saltanat Makhmutkalievna Kaldarova and Indira Rakhimzhanovna Kudaibergenova

The mechanism of accumulating funds for maintenance and overhaul through the introduction of fee rates in the investment attractive tariffs for water use on the on-farm irrigation and drainage systems has been reviewed in the article. The authors' proposals have been presented for the theory of sustainability of irrigated agriculture. A scheme of the economic theory has been presented that consists of a core and a protection belt, including seven factors (blocks) for the sustainable development of agricultural production in regions with irrigated agriculture. A brief analysis of the state and shortcomings of the existing water sector management system of the Kazakhstan’s economy has been provided. A new organizational and managerial structure of the water sector of the Republic of Kazakhstan has been proposed, covering various levels of management: interstate, national, basin, and systemic.

Volume 12 | 04-Special Issue

Pages: 1709-1719

DOI: 10.5373/JARDCS/V12SP4/20201653