1. Teaming up to harness the Nile : can water users' associations become effective?

    In the Nile watershed, the home of ancient dynasties, 21st century farmers struggle to find better ways to irrigate their crops. Technical solutions help, but can farmers work together to... (comment match)

  2. Learning in the field : Isang Bagsak helps people chart their own future

    A new form of peer learning, developed jointly by researchers and development practitioners in Africa and Asia, uses face-to-face meetings, field practice, and Internet links to learn from each other... (comment match)

  3. From gray to green : replanting hope in Africa's highlands

    In Uganda’s Kabale district, too many people had been trying to make a living from too little land. Because of overpopulation and exhaustion of the soil by intense cultivation, the... (comment match)