PREPARING FOR THE NEXT GENERATION OF WATERSHED MANAGEMENT PROGRAMMES AND PROJECTS - ASIA

PREPARING FOR THE NEXT GENERATION
OF WATERSHED MANAGEMENT
PROGRAMMES AND PROJECTS


ASIA





Proceedings of the
Asian Regional Workshop
Kathmandu, Nepal
11 - 13 September 2003

Edited by
Moujahed Achouri
Larry Tennyson
Kumar Upadhyay and
Roger White
Table of Contents

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Part 1 Part 2 Annexes



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CONTENTS

Preface, Contents, Acknowledgments and Acronyms

Introduction

PART 1  -  FAO WATERSHED MANAGEMENT REVIEW

CHAPTER 1 Preparing the next generation of watershed management programmes - Moujahed Achouri
CHAPTER 2 Review and assessment of watershed management strategies and approaches - Larry Tennyson

PART 2  -  REGIONAL REVIEW

CHAPTER 3 Successes and failures in watershed management in the Asia- Pacific Region (1982 to 2002)- Kumar Upadhyay
CHAPTER 4 WOCAT: A standard methodology for documenting and evaluating soil and water conservation - Godert W.J. van Lynden and Hanspeter Liniger
CHAPTER 5 New technologies for watershed management - Ashvin K. Gosain and Ian R. Calder

PART 3  -  NATIONAL AND LOCAL EXPERIENCES

CHAPTER 6 Rethinking watershed development in India: strategy for the twenty- first century - Sudhirendar Sharma
CHAPTER 7 Policy challenges and recommendations for watershed development in India - Ria Wilson, J. Amezaga, R. Gupta, S. Saigal

CHAPTER 8 Watershed management experiences in GTZ- supported projects in India - Dr Rajan Kotru
CHAPTER 9 Watershed management in Indonesia - Syaiful Anwar

CHAPTER 10 Integrated watershed management for sustainable upland development and poverty alleviation in Lao People’s Democratic Republic - Phouangparisak Pravongviengkham, Anonth Khamhung, Khamsone Sysanhouth, Peter Qwist-Hoffmann
CHAPTER 11 Watershed management in Nepal: challenges and constraints – Krishna Poudel

CHAPTER 12 Decentralized watershed management: experiences from the soil conservation and watershed management component – Nepal - Kesher Man Sthapit
CHAPTER 13 - Successful watershed management: a Nepalese village case study - Hawa Singh Lohan and R. C. Gupta
CHAPTER 14 - Evolution of watershed management: the Sri Lankan experience - Elgoda Ranawakage Nimal Gunawardena

ANNEXES

ANNEX A Workshop programme
ANNEX B Participants
ANNEX C Working group participants