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More food, fewer floods

Why GAMES could mean a win-win for the Eastern Ganges Basin.

The risk of devastating floods and droughts can be minimized and food production boosted by taking advantage of underground water sources.

International Women’s Day 2014

To mark the occasion we’ve put together a picture feature from southeast Nepal, where the out-migration of male farmers means many women are now heads of the household - and in charge of the farm.

Women, Water & Leadership workshop: How to respond to the ‘feminization’...

Climate change is contributing to the ‘feminization’ of agriculture in Nepal, as falling farm yields continue to force large numbers of men to leave...

Voices of the communities in Nepal

A new tv programme by IWMI, NEFEJ and villagers from Dhanusha District Background Men and women farmers are given a limited opportunity to voice their concerns...