Tierras y Aguas


Here you will find projects past and present which focus on sustainable land and water management. The projects featured here are and were carried out with the engagement and support of national authorities and local communities and with funding from a wide range of partners, cooperation countries and institutions.

Since 1997, multidisciplinary teams organized by FAO have implemented some 150 projects to promote sustainable land and water management, addressing, for example, natural resource management, policy implementation through the delivery of appropriate tools and information, and capacity building at the local and national levels.

The results illuminate existing and emerging challenges and point to adaptive and innovative approaches to address such challenges sustainably.

The information presented is aimed at researchers, practitioners, governmental policy-makers, the global scientific community, civil-society organizations and FAO partners.