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How Irrigation is Responding to the Challenges of Volatility, Vulnerability, and Changes in Agriculture

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12 April 2012
Author / Speaker: 
Zhanyi Gao , International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage ( e-mail / materials )
Type of Material: 
Documents

Irrigation is significantly important to food security, social and economic development, and social stability. Enhancing irrigation development to increase water use efficiency and productivity is needed. The government should continue to play an important role in irrigation development to achieve food security and increase farmers’ income. 

Topics: 
Agriculture and Natural Resources,
Governance and Public Sector Management,
Water
Geographical Focus: 
Global
Type of Content: 
Learning Event