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FAO Irrigation & Drainage Papers
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63

Modernizing irrigation management - the MASSCOTE approach

Paper

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62

Guidelines and computer programs for the planning and design of land drainage systems

Paper

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61

Agricultural drainage water management in arid and semi-arid areas

Paper

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60

Materials for subsurface land drainage systems

Paper

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59

Performance analysis of on-demand pressurized irrigation systems

Paper

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58

Transfer of irrigation management services - guidelines

Paper

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58

Transfert des Services de Gestion de l 'Irrigation - Directives (French)

Paper

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58

Transferencia de la gestión des riego - Directrices (Spanish)

Paper

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57

Soil salinity assessment - Methods and interpretation of electrical conductivity measurements

Paper

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56

Crop evapotranspiration - Guidelines for computing crop water requirements

Paper

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56

Evapotranspiración del cultivo - Guías para la determinación de los requerimientos de agua de los cultivos

Paper

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55

Lucha Contra la Contaminación Agrícola de los Recursos Hídricos - Estudio FAO Riego y Drenaje (Spanish)

Paper

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54

Crues et apports

Paper

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53

Environmental impact assessment of irrigation and drainage projects

Paper

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52

Reforming water resources policy - A guide to methods, processes and practices

Paper

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52

Réformer les politiques dans le domaine des ressources en eau: Guide des méthodes, processus et pratiques

Paper

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51

Prospects for the drainage of clay soils

Paper

50

Le pompage éolien

Paper

49

CLIMWAT for CROPWAT

Paper

48

The use of saline waters for crop production - FAO irrigation and drainage

Paper

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47

Wastewater treatment and use in agriculture - FAO irrigation and drainage

Paper

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46

Prospects for the drainage of clay soils

Paper

45

Guidelines for designing and evaluating surface irrigation systems

Paper

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44

Design and optimization of irrigation distribution networks

Paper

43

Water lifting devices

Paper

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43

Les machines elevatoires

Paper

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42

Consultation on irrigation in Africa

Paper

41

Environmental management for vector control in rice fields

Paper

40

Organization, operation and maintenance of irrigation schemes

Paper

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39

Lysimeters

Paper

38

Drainage design factors

Paper

37

Arid zone hydrology

Paper

36

Localized irrigation

Paper

35

Mechanized sprinkler irrigation

Paper

34

Corrosion and encrustation in water wells

Paper

33

Yield response to water

Paper

32

Deterministic models in hydrology

Paper

31

Groundwater pollution

Paper

30

Self-help wells

Paper

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29

Rev. 1 Water quality for agriculture

Paper

28

Drainage testing

Paper

27

Agro-meteorological field stations

Paper

26

Small Hydraulic Structures - Vol. 1

Paper

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26

Small Hydraulic Structures - Vol. 2

Paper

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25

Effective rainfall in irrigated agriculture

Paper

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24

Crop water requirements (rev.)

Paper

23

Simulation methods in water development

Paper

22

Water for agriculture - index

Paper

21

Groundwater models

Paper

20

Water laws in Moslem countries - Vol. 2

Paper

20

Water laws in Moslem countries - Vol. 1

Paper

19

Mathematical models in hydrology

Paper

18

Groundwater seminar, Granada

Paper

17

Man's influence on the hydrological cycle

Paper

16

Drainage of salty soils

Paper

15

Drainage machinery

Paper

14

Trickle irrigation

Paper

13

Water use seminar, Damascus

Paper

12

Farm water management seminar, Manila

Paper

11

Planning methodology seminar, Bucharest

Paper

10

Integrated farm water management

Paper

9

Drainage materials

Paper

8

Water and the environment

Paper

7

Salinity seminar, Baghdad

Paper

6

Drainage of heavy soils

Paper

5

Automated irrigation

Paper

4

Village irrigation programmes - a new approach in water economy

Paper

3

Design criteria for basin irrigation systems

Paper

2

Irrigation canal lining

Paper

1

Irrigation practice and water management

Paper

1

Rev. 1 Irrigation practice and water management

Paper

Land and Water Bulletins
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11

Drough-resistant soils - Optimization of soil moisture for sustainable plant production

Bulletin

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10

Integrated soil and water management for orchard development. Role and importance

Bulletin

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9

Land-water linkages in rural watersheds

Bulletin

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9

Relations terres-eau dans les bassins versants ruraux

Bulletin

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9

Relaciones Tierra-Agua en Cuencas Hidrográficas Rurales

Bulletin

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8

Manual on integrated soil mangement and conservation practices

Bulletin

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7

Land and water resources information systems

Bulletin

6

Long-term scenarios of livestock-crop-land use interactions in developing countries

Bulletin

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5

Land quality indicators and their use in sustainable agriculture and rural development

Bulletin

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5

Indicadores de la calidad de la tierra y su uso para la agricultura y el desarollo rural

Bulletin

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4

Irrigation Potential in Africa - A Basin Approach

Bulletin

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3

Water sector policy review and strategy formulation -
A General Framework

Bulletin

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2

Land-water integration and river basin management

Bulletin

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1

Land-water integration and river basin management

Bulletin

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Land and Water Digital Media Series
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32

Agro-Maps, a global spatial database of subnational agricultural land-use statistics

CD-ROM

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31

Properties and management of drylands

CD-ROM

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30

Methods and materials in soil conservation

CD-ROM

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29

Sistema de Información de Recursos de Tierras (SIRT)

CD-ROM

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28

Photo library on soil erosion processes

CD-ROM

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27

Conservation of natural resources for sustainable agriculture: training modules

CD-ROM

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26

Training Course on Water Harvesting

CD-ROM

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25

Soil and Terrain Database for Southern Africa

CD-ROM

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24

Properties and management of soils of the tropics

CD-ROM

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23

The Multilingual Soil Profile Database (SDBm Plus)

CD-ROM

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22

Training Modules on Conservation Agriculture

CD-ROM

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21

Global Agro-ecological Assessment for Agriculture in the 21 st Century

CD-ROM

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20

TERRASTAT - Global land resources GIS models and databases for poverty and food insecurity mapping

CD-ROM

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19

Major Soils of the World

CD-ROM

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18

Conservation Agriculture

CD-ROM

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17

International E-mail Conference on Irrigation Management Transfer

CD-ROM

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16

Knowledge makes a difference - WOCAT Video

CD-ROM

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15

AEZWIN - An interactive multiple-choice analysis tool for land resources appraisal

CD-ROM

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14

Participatory Training and Extension in Farmers' Water Management

CD-ROM

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13

Atlas of Water Resources and Irrigation in Africa

CD-ROM

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12

Irrigation Guidelines on CD-ROM

CD-ROM

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11

Global Agro-ecological Zones

CD-ROM

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10

Soil and Terrain Database, Land Degradation Status and Soil Vulnerability Assessment for Central and Eastern Europe

CD-ROM

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9

World Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies III

CD-ROM

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8

Integrated Planning for Sustainable Resource Management of Land Resources

CD-ROM

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7

Soil and Physiographic Database for North and Central Eurasia

CD-ROM

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6

SIMIS - Scheme Irrigation Management Information System

CD-ROM

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5

Soils and Terrain Digital Database for Latin America and the Caribbean

CD-ROM

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4

ECOCROP 1 + 2

CD-ROM

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3

The WOCAT CD-ROM (rev. 2)

CD-ROM

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2

Soil and Terrain Database for northeastern Africa

CD-ROM

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1

Digital Soil Map of the World and derived soil properites (Rev. 1)

CD-ROM

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Land and Water Discussion Papers
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5

Water desalination for agricultural applications

Paper

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4

Drought impact mitigation and prevention in the Limpopo River Basin - A situation analysis

Paper

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3

Payment schemes for environmental services in watersheds - Sistemas de pago por servicios ambientales en cuencas hidrográficas

Paper

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2

On-farm composting methods

Paper

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1

A perspective on water control in southern Africa

Paper

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FAO Development Series
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1

Guidelines for land-use planning

Guidelines

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1

Directives pour la Planification de l'Ulilisation des Terres

Guidelines

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2

Small-scale irrigation for arid zones:
principles and options

Guidelines

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2

La petite irrigation dans les zones arides:
Principes et options

Guidelines

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Water Reports
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31

Demand for products of irrigated agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa

Report

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30

Stakeholder-oriented valuation to support water resources management processes

Report

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29

Irrigation in Africa in figures - AQUASTAT Survey

Report

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28

Water charging in irrigated agriculture - An analysis of international experience

Report

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27

Economic valuation of water resources in agriculture

Report

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26

Capacity development in irrigation and drainage - issues, challenges and the way ahead

Report

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25

Groundwater management: the search for practical approaches

Report

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24

Rethinking the approach to groundwater and food security

Report

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23

Review of world water resources by country

Report

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22

Deficit irrigation practices

Report

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21

Water quality management and control of water pollution

Report

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20

El riego en América latina y el caribe en cifras
Irrigation in Latin America and the Caribbean in figures

Report

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19

Modern Water Control and Management Practices in Irrigation

Report

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18

Irrigation in Asia in Figures

Report

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17

Institutional and technical options in the development and management of small-scale irrigation

Report

16

Télédétection et ressources en eau/Remote sensing and water resources

Report

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15

Irrigation in the Countries of the Former Soviet Union in Figures

Report

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14

Irrigation technology transfer in support of food security

Report

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13

Management of agricultural drainage water quality

Report

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12

Modernization of irrigation schemes: past experiences and future options

Report

11

Seawater intrusion in coastal aquifers - Guidelines for study, monitoring and control

Report

10

Quality control of wastewater for irrigated crop production

Report

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9

Irrigation in the Near East Region in figures

Report

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8

Irrigation scheduling: from theory to practice

Report

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7

Irrigation in Africa in figures -
L'irrigation en Afrique en chiffres (English and French)

Report

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6

Methodology for water policy review and reform

Report

5

Irrigation management transfer

Report

4

Use of remote sensing techniques in irrigation and drainage

Report

3

Water harvesting for improved agricultural production

Report

2

Irrigation water delivery models

Report

1

Prevention of water pollution by agriculture and related activities

Report

Irrigation Water Management Training Manuals
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10

Irrigation Scheme Operation and Maintenance

Manual

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9

Drainage of Irrigated Land

Manual

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8

Structures for Water Control and Distribution

Manual

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7

Canals

Manual

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6

Scheme Irrigation Water Needs and Supply

Manual

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5

Irrigation Methods

Manual

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4

Irrigation Scheduling

Manual

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3

Irrigation Water Needs

Manual

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2

Elements of Topographic Surveying

Manual

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1

Introduction to Irrigation

Manual

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Small Scale Pumped Irrigation: Energy and Costs

Manual

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Socio-economic and Gender Analysis (SEAGA)
Sector Guide - Irrigation

Manual

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Farmers' Seasonal Planning (Indonesia)

Photo Album

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FWM Problems and Solutions (Indonesia)

Photo Album

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Legislative Studies
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92

Modern water rights
FAO Legislative Studies

Paper

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86

Groundwater in international law
FAO Legislative Studies

Paper

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84

Land and water – the rights interface
FAO Legislative Studies

Paper

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81

Administración de derechos de agua
FAO Legislative Studies

Paper

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79

Legislation on water users, organizations
FAO Legislative Studies

Paper

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70

Water Rights Administration
FAO Legislative Studies

Paper

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25

Land and water rights in the Sahel
LSP Working Papers

Working
Paper

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10

Land and water - the rights interface
LSP Working Papers

Working
Paper

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Participatory Training and Extension in Farmers' Water Management
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Farmers Seasonal Planning

Manual

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1

Water Sources

Manual

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2

Farmers' Irrigation System Improvements

Manual

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3

Field Water Management

Manual

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4

Drainage, Flood and Salinity Control

Manual

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5

Water Users Association

Manual

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C

Monitoring and Evaluation

Manual

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RAP Publications
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27

Improving plant nutrient management for better farmer livelihoods, food security and environmental sustainability

Proceedings

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25

The next wave. Outcomes of the regional workshop on information management and coordination mechanisms of tsunami emergency and rehabilitation operations in agriculture, fisheries and forestry

Paper

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20

Arsenic contamination of irrigation water, soil and crops in Bangladesh: risk implications for sustainable agriculture and food safety in Asia

Paper

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17

Report of the regional workshop on rehabilitation of agriculture in tsunami affected areas: one and a half years later

Report

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11

Report of the regional workshop on salt-affected soils from sea water intrusion: strategies for rehabilitation and management

Report

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32

From vision to action. A synthesis of experiences in least-developed countries in Southeast Asia

Report

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9

Investment in land and water

Proceedings

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6

The FAO-ESCAP pilot project on national water visions. From vision to action: a synthesis of experiences in Southeast Asia

Report

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14

Flood management and mitigation in the Mekong River Basin

Proceedings

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Miscellaneous Papers
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Remediation of Arsenic for Agriculture Sustainability, Food Security and Health in Bangladesh

Working Paper

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Water at FAO

Information Note

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Water at a Glance

Brochure

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Management of irrigation-induced salt-affected soils

Report

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The Irrigation Challenge

Report

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Modernization of irrigation system operations: proceedings of the 5th ITIS network international meeting, Aurangabad, 28-30 October 1998

Report

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Socio-economic Impact of Smallholder Irrigation Development in Zimbabwe

Report

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Les aménagements hydro-agricoles en Afrique - Situation actuelle et perspectives.

Report

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World agriculture: towards 2015/2030

Report

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Agriculture Mondiale: Horizon 2015/2030

Report

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Agricultura Mundial: Hacia los años 2015/2030

Report

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Crops and Drops (Arabic)

Report

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Crops and Drops (English)

Report

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Crops and Drops (French)

Report

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Crops and Drops (Italian)

Report

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Crops and Drops (Spanish)

Report

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AQUASTAT brochure (English)

Brochure

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AQUASTAT brochure (French)

Brochure

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AQUASTAT brochure (Spanish)

Brochure

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Ministerial Meeting on Water for Food and Agriculture

Paper

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Réunion ministérielle sur l'eau pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture - Document de travail

Paper

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Water, Food and Agriculture

Report

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Déverrouiller le potentiel de l’eau en agriculture

Report

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Déverrouiller le potentiel de l’eau en agriculture - Synthèse des Faits

Report

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Unlocking the water potential of agriculture

Report

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Unlocking the water potential of agriculture - Key Facts

Report

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Descubrir el potencial del agua para la agricultura

Report

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Descubrir el potencial del agua para la agricultura - Hechos

Report

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L'eau, l'agriculture et l'alimentation

Report

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Nile basin water resources management

Report

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Bassin du Nile gestion des ressources en eau

Report

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Coping With Water Scarcity

Report

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Opportunity Untapped

Factsheet

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Una oportunidad para aprovechar

Factsheet

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Farmer Field Schools Facilitators' Manual - Volume 1 - Integrated Soil, Water and Nutrient Management in Semi-arid Zimbabwe

Manual

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La collecte des eaux de surface en Afrique de l'Ouest et du Centre - Water harvesting in western and central Africa

Report

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Small Dams and Weirs in Earth and Gabion Materials

Report

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Malta Water Resources Review

Report

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Télédétection et ressources en eau

Report

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Water and Agriculture in the Nile Basin

Report

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Wetland Development And Management In SADC Countries

Report

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Wetland Characterization and Classification for Sustainable Agricultural Development

Report

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Water and Fertilizer Use in Selected Countries

Paper

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4

Water for Animals

Paper

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17

Water Harvesting

Paper

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25

New dimensions in water security

Report

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Handbook on Pressurized Irrigation Techniques

Report

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