Project Profile

Role of shallow groundwater irrigation in securing livelihoods and reducing poverty in the White Volta basin


Duration : January 31, 2008 - April 30, 2010
Overview:

This project aimed at the assessment of the role of shallow groundwater irrigation in securing livelihoods and reducing poverty in the White Volta Basin, and to formulate recommendations for shallow groundwater development.

Location(s): Ghana
Project Contact: Barry, B.
Donor(s): CPWF
Project Outputs: View Document

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