IMT Case Studies
series of case studies has been prepared for a number of selected
countries. These provide in-depth assessments of the experiences
of several countries with IMT (Irrigation Management Transfer).
They document the context, strategy, policy. and legal framework,
implementation process, outcomes and impacts and lessons learned.
IMT Country Profiles
A series of concise IMT Country Profiles has been prepared
by knowledgeable experts for many countries where IMT has been implemented
or is still in progress. These summarize briefly the IMT strategy,
results and lessons learned for a particular country, province or
WUA Legislation or Legislative
The FAO Water Unit jointly with the Development Law Service
are conducting a worldwide inventory on the legal and
regulatory framework supporting Water Users Associations.
It includes a summary analysis of readily available primary
and secondary legislation governing the establishment,
internal structure, functions and powers, funding, dissolution,
and Government control of the associations. In a few cases,
in addition to the WUA study, the legal and regulatory
framework supporting Irrigation Management Transfer have
been documented. They focus on legislation governing the
transfer of functions and powers from the Government to
the user associations.