Picturing waters: a review of Photovoice and similar participatory visual research on water governance

by Emanuele Fantini

Seeing is one of the main sensory experiences for knowing water and for generating meanings of it. This paper reviews different research using Photovoice or similar participatory visual methods to assess their potential contribution to the study of water governance. The results of the review have inspired the methodology used in the Beles case study in Ethiopia.