Content Intense watershed management and water harvesting in the state of Tigray, northern Ethiopia, have transformed the area beyond recognition and increased food security and enhanced resilience to floods and droughts. A new way of thinking about watershed management and the efforts of local farmers have contributed to the success of a number of initiatives.
Author Frank van Steenbergen, Kifle Woldearegay, Written by Marta Agujetas Perez
Contributor ILEIA Center for Learning on Sustainable Agriculture
Year Published 2015
Type of Initiative Case Studies
Link http://www.agriculturesnetwork.org/magazines/global/wisdom-of-water/watershed-management