IWMI Research Report – 16

Irrigation Management Transfer in Mexico:A Strategy to Achieve Irrigation District Sustainability.


Johnson, S. H. III. 1997. Irrigation management transfer in Mexico: A strategy to achieve irrigation district sustainability. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI) v, 31p. (IIMI Research Report 16 / IWMI Research Report 16) [doi: 10.3910/2009.012]



Describes the process of transfer of irrigation districts in Mexico from public ownership to joint management, where responsibility for irrigation O&M is shared between the public irrigation agency and water user associations. It evaluates the sustainability of transferred systems and discusses needed changes.


ISBN 92-9090-347-3

ISSN 1026-0862