Nepal: Community Groundwater Irrigation Sector Project

Publication | June 2011

Marginal and small farmers, mostly from disadvantaged communities and holding less than 1 hectare of land, had increased their annual net income by NRs30,000 ($411) per hectare on average.

This brief gives an overview of a project that increased agricultural productivity and improved incomes of small farmers through participatory, demand-driven, and integrated group shallow tubewell development.