Project Profile

Participatory Small-scale Irrigation Development Programme Phase II


Duration : April 26, 2019 - April 25, 2022
Overview:

IFAD Loan -Ethiopian government project. It focus on development of small scale irrigation for smallholder farmers. It is integrated as it involves watershed management and irrigation. The project will be implemented across 4 regional states of Ethiopia. IWMI role is service provision and coordination of other CGIAR centers input. IWMI technical contribution involves establishment and capacity building of eco-hydro-logical monitoring; TOT in alternative water sourcing and water allocation.

Location(s): East Africa
Project Contact: Haileslassie, Amare
Donor(s): International Fund for Agricultural Development
Research Collaborator(s) : International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF),

Farmers cultivating lettuce, while another farmer digs a small canal (marwa) with a donkey, Egypt. Photo: cc: Hamish John Appleby/IWMI