Water Policy Briefing series

Posted: 6 May 2003

The series challenges policy-makers to think differently about the way water ismanaged for agriculture. It is based on recommendations distilled from research on water from different perspectives - including sociology, hydrology, agriculture, engineering, health, and environment.

Issues covered in recent briefings include: Integrated River Basin Management, Groundwater Recharge, Addressing the Needs of Poor Farmers and Improving Water Productivity.

See also the Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture, The Challenge Program on Water and Food and the Dialogue on Water, Food and Environment at: www.waterfoodenvironment.org.