IWMI Research Report – 25

Impacts of Colombia’s Current Irrigation Management Transfer Program.


Vermillion, D. L.; Garcés-Restrepo, C. 1998. Impacts of Colombia’s current irrigation management transfer program. Colombo, Sri Lanka: IWMI. v, 38p. (IWMI Research Report 25) [doi: 10.3910/2009.032]



Assess the impacts of the current national irrigation management transfer program in Colombia. Examines the context of transfer, the basic transfer strategy, the impacts of transfer, and the powers and functions devolved in the transferred districts. The need to use the transfer process to create local management self-reliance is also stressed.


ISBN 92-9090-364-3

ISSN 1026-0862