Regional Experiences on Irrigation Modernization

Event: 2nd Asian Irrigation Forum

Regional Experiences on Irrigation Modernization

20 January 2016
Author / Speaker: 
Joop Stoutjesdijk, World Bank - Other materials by the author

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This presentation makes the case for the modernization of water resources management and river basin planning, irrigation infrastructure, and the operation and management among institutions. Addressing climate change and the rapidly increasing competing uses for water are among the important reasons for the need to modernize.

Geographical Focus: 
Regional - Asia
Type of Content: 
Learning Event


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