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Zambia National Consultation (6/18/2012)
AgWater Solutions Project (Agricultural Water Solutions Project). 2009. Zambia National Consultation. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI). AgWater Solutions Project (Agricultural Water Solutions Project) 2p. (AgWater Solutions, Project Stakeholder Consultation Summary Series)
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AgWater Solutions Project (Agricultural Water Solutions Project). 2009. Ghana National Consultation. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI). AgWater Solutions Project (Agricultural Water Solutions Project) 2p. (AgWater Solutions, Project Stakeholder Consultation Summary Series)
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AgWater Solutions Project (Agricultural Water Solutions Project). 2009. Ethiopia National Consultation. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI). AgWater Solutions Project (Agricultural Water Solutions Project) 3p. (AgWater Solutions, Project Stakeholder Consultation Summary Series)
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Tanzania National Consultation. Based on a report from the National Consultation Workshop prepared by Bernard Keraita and Henry Mahoo (5/24/2012)
AgWater Solutions Project (Agricultural Water Solutions Project). 2009. Tanzania National Consultation. Based on a report from the National Consultation Workshop prepared by Bernard Keraita and Henry Mahoo. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI). AgWater Solutions Project (Agricultural Water Solutions Project) 2p. (AgWater Solutions, Project Stakeholder Consultation Summary Series)
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Zambia situation analysis. Based on a report by the Farming Systems Association of Zambia (FASAZ) (8/8/2011)
AgWater Solutions Project (Agricultural Water Solutions Project). 2009. Zambia situation analysis. Based on a report by the Farming Systems Association of Zambia (FASAZ). Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI). AgWater Solutions Project (Agricultural Water Solutions Project) 4p. (AgWater Solutions, Agricultural Water Management National Situation Analysis Brief)
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Flexible water storage options and adaptation to climate change (11/20/2009)
International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2009. Flexible water storage options and adaptation to climate change. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 5p. (IWMI Water Policy Brief 031) [DOI]
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Chilonda, Pius; Olubode-Awosola, O. O.; Minde, I. 2009. Trends in agricultural growth and performance in southern Africa. Pretoria, South Africa: Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System for Southern Africa (ReSAKSS-SA) 7p. (ReSAKSS-SA Issues Brief 009)
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Chilonda, Pius; Olubode-Awosola, O. O.; Minde, I. 2009. Monitoring of public spending in agriculture in Southern Africa. Pretoria, South Africa: Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System for Southern Africa (ReSAKSS-SA) 8p. (ReSAKSS-SA Issues Brief 008)
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Minde, I. J.; Chilonda, Pius; Sally, Hilmy. 2008. Rising global food prices: policy challenges and options for Southern Africa. Pretoria, South Africa: Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System for Southern Africa (ReSAKSS-SA) 8p. (ReSAKSS-SA Issues Brief 006)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2008. Water implications of biofuel crops: understanding tradeoffs and identifying options. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (IWMI Water Policy Brief 030) [DOI]
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2008. Developing and managing river basins: the need for adaptive, multilevel, collaborative institutional arrangements. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 012)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2007. Improving agricultural water management and irrigation development in Ethiopia. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 7p. (Ethiopia: Agricultural Water Management Policy Brief 001)
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Swedish Water House (SWH); Stockholm Resilience Center (SRC); Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI); International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2007. Agriculture, water and ecosystems. Stockholm, Sweden: Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) 15p. (Swedish Water House Policy Briefs 6)
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Pratt, A. N.; Diao, X.; Johnson, M.; Minde, I.; Chilonda, Pius; Olubode-Awosola, Femi. 2007. Agricultural growth linkages and market opportunities in southern Africa. Pretoria, South Africa: Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System for Southern Africa (ReSAKSS-SA) 3. 8p. (ReSAKSS-SA Issues Brief 003)
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Govereh, J.; Jayne, T. S.; Mason, N.; Chapoto, A. 2007. Trends in agricultural and poverty indicators in Zambia. Pretoria, South Africa: Pretoria, South Africa: Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System for Southern Africa (ReSAKSS-SA); Pretoria, South Africa: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Pretoria, South Africa: International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) 2. 4p. (ReSAKSS-SA Policy Brief 002)
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Chilonda, Pius; Minde, I. 2007. Agriculture growth trends in southern Africa. Pretoria, South Africa: Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System for Southern Africa (ReSAKSS-SA); International Water Management Institute (IWMI); International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) 1. 4p. (ReSAKSS-SA Policy Brief 001)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2007. Science for development decision makers. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Smallholder System Innovations (SSI) in Integrated Watershed Management Policy Brief)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2007. Creating healthy working rivers: the wisdom of environmental flows. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (IWMI Water Policy Brief 029) [DOI]
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2007. Health risks and opportunities in agricultural water planning and management. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 011)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2007. Pro-poor intervention strategies in irrigated agriculture: lessons from the Asian experience. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 028) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2007. Rethinking tribal development: water management strategies for revitalizing tribal agriculture in central India. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 027) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2007. Recognizing informal irrigation in urban and peri-urban West Africa. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 026) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2007. Does food trade save water?: the potential role of food trade in water scarcity mitigation. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 7p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 025) [DOI]
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2007. Managing water by managing land: why addressing land degradation is necessary to improve water productivity and rural livelihoods. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 010)
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2007. Sustaining inland fisheries: synergies and tradeoffs with water for agriculture. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 009)
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2007. Integrating livestock and water management to maximize benefits. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 008)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2007. IWRM challenges in developing countries: lessons from India and elsewhere. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 7p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 024) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2006. Choosing appropriate responses to groundwater depletion. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 019) [DOI]
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2006. Reforming reform: effective approaches to improving policies and institutions. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 007)
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2006. Investing in irrigation: why, how, and how much? Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 006)
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2006. Rice cultivation in the 21st century: how to feed more people, reduce poverty, and protect ecosystem services. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 005)
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2006. Opening up options in closing river basins. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 004)
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2006. Making a difference in water management: a minimum agenda on gender mainstreaming for researchers, practitioners and gender experts. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 3p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 003)
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2006. A little water can go a long way: reducing rural poverty through better management of rainwater. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 002)
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Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2006. Reaping what we sow: acting now to reduce the negative environmental consequences of agriculture. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 4p. (Water for Food, Water for Life Issue Brief 001)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2006. Promoting micro-irrigation technologies that reduce poverty. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 023) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2006. Water governance in the Mekong region: the need for more informed policy-making. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 022) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2006. Working wetlands: a new approach to balancing agricultural development with environmental protection. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 021) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2006. Improving performance and financial viability of irrigation systems in India and China. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 020) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); International Water and Sanitation Centre (IRC); Global Water Partnership (GWP). 2006. Taking a multiple-use approach to meeting the water needs of poor communities brings multiple benefits. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 018) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2006. Recycling realities: managing health risks to make wastewater an asset. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 017) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2005. Romper los ciclos de degradacion de la tierra: estudio de un caso en Ban Lak Sip, Republica Democratica Popular Lao. In Spanish. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 016) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2005. Caudales ambientales: planificando la asignacion del agua para el medioambiente. In Spanish. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 015) [DOI]
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Integrando de la industria pesquera en el planeamiento y manejo de la irrigacion. In Spanish (11/14/2012)
International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Global Water Partnership (GWP). 2005. Integrando de la industria pesquera en el planeamiento y manejo de la irrigacion. In Spanish. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Global Water Partnership (GWP) Advisory Center at IWMI 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 012) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Global Water Partnership (GWP) Advisory Center at IWMI. 2005. Reduccion de la pobreza por medio de la gestion integrada de las aguas subteraneas y superficiales. In Spanish. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Global Water Partnership (GWP) Advisory Center at IWMI 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 013) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Global Water Partnership (GWP) Advisory Center. 2005. Reducing poverty through integrated management of groundwater and surface water. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Global Water Partnership (GWP) Advisory Center at IWMI 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 013) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Global Water Partnership (GWP). 2005. Integrating fisheries into irrigation planning and management: protecting and enhancing fisheries in irrigated areas. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Global Water Partnership (GWP) Advisory Center at IWMI 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 012) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2005. Breaking the cycles of land degradation: a case study from Ban Lak Sip, Lao PDR. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 7p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 016) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2005. Environmental flows: planning for environmental water allocation. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 015) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2005. Planning groundwater use for sustainable rural development. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 014) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB). 2004. Pro-poor interventions in irrigated agriculture in China: issues, options and proposed actions. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB) 7p. (IWMI pro poor country brief)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB). 2004. Pro-poor interventions in irrigated agriculture in Indonesia: Issues, options and proposed actions. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB) 7P. (IWMI pro poor country brief)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB). 2004. Pro-poor interventions in irrigated agriculture in Vietnam: Issues, options and proposed actions. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB) 7p. (IWMI pro poor country brief)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB). 2004. Pro-poor interventions in irrigated agriculture in India: issues, options and proposed actions. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB) 7p. (IWMI pro poor country brief)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB). 2004. Pro-poor interventions in irrigated agriculture in Pakistan: Issues, options and proposed actions. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB) 7p. (IWMI pro poor country brief)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB). 2004. Pro-poor interventions in irrigated agriculture in Bangladesh: issues, options and proposed actions. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB) 6p. (IWMI pro poor country brief)
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB). 2004. Pro-poor intervention strategies in irrigated agriculture in Asia: issues, lessons and guidelines. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Asian Development Bank (ADB) 8p.
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2003. Irrigation management transfer: how to make it work for Africa’s smallholders? Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 011) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute, IWMI-TATA Water Policy Program. 2003. The energy-irrigation nexus. Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 010) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI); Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture. 2003. Improving water productivity: how do we get more crop from every drop. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 008) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute, IWMI-TATA Water Policy Program. 2003. Rethinking tank rehabilitation: issues in restoring old tanks to their original state in irrigation structure. Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 007) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 2003. Confronting the realities of wastewater use in agriculture. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 009) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute, IWMI-TATA Water Policy Program. 2003. Pro-poor irrigation management transfer? Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 006) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute, IWMI-TATA Water Policy Program. 2003. Building high-performance knowledge institutions for water management. Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 005) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute, IWMI-TATA Water Policy Program. 2002. The socio-ecology of groundwater in India. Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 004) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute, IWMI-TATA Water Policy Program. 2002. The challenges of integrated river basin management in India: issues in transferring successful river basin management models to the developing world. Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 003) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute, IWMI-TATA Water Policy Program. 2002. Bringing pumps to people: giving the poor better access to groundwater irrigation: sustainable approaches and options for eastern India. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 002) [DOI]
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International Water Management Institute, IWMI-TATA Water Policy Program. 2002. Innovations in groundwater recharge. Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) 6p. (IWMI Water Policy Briefing 001) [DOI]
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Seckler, D. 1999. Revisiting the 'IWMI paradigm:' Increasing the efficiency and productivity of water use. Colombo, Sri Lanka: IWMI 8p. [Also published in Journal of Applied Irrigation Science, 34(1):85-94]. (IWMI water brief no 2)
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Merrey, D. J.; Bulankulame, S. 1987. Responsibility in irrigation system management: some policy suggestions for Sri Lanka. Digana, Sri Lanka: International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI) 4p. (IIMI Management Brief 5)
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Cowell, R. L. 1987. The communication audit: a field-method for assessing communication in irrigation organizations. Digana, Sri Lanka: International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI) 4p. (IIMI Management Brief 3)
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Chambers, R.; Carruthers, I. 1986. Rapid rural appraisal for irrigation systems. Digana, Sri Lanka: International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI) 2p. (IIMI Management Brief 2)
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Rao, P. S.; Sundar, A. 1986. Managing main system water distribution. Digana, Sri Lanka: International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI) 2p. (IIMI Management Brief 1)
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