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Enhancing Livelihoods Through Participatory Watershed Development in India(ODI Working Paper 131)  

Enhancing Livelihoods Through Participatory Watershed Development in India(ODI Working Paper 131)

The paper describes the impact of watershed development on rural livelihood. It focuses particularly on questions related to the influence of watershed development on the creation of new livelihood opportunities, the distribution of opportunities as well as the sustainability of new options. . In addition, the study draws special attention to common pool resources, their use and the influence of watershed development on the access of different user groups esp. the poor to those resources. It takes into consideration both the short-term losses as well as the long-term gains or influences.


Uploaded on: Feb 2006
File size: 155 KB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Implementation Experiences , Watershed Management
Category: Inland Waters

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