دانلود مقاله EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION AND COMMON RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AT ANDHI KHOLA IRRIGATION SYSTEM
سال انتشار: ۱۳۸۶
محل انتشار: چهارمین کنفرانس آسیایی و دهمین سمینار بین المللی مدیریت مشارکتی آبیاری
تعداد صفحات: ۹
Padma Prasad Aryal – Executive Member- National Federation of Irrigation Water User Association Nepal
Dinesh Rajouria – Irrigation Engineer – Department of Irrigation
accordance with the water right shares earned during the construction of the irrigation project has addressed the poverty to a larger extent and the effort made by Andhi Khola Water User’s Association (AKWUA) is commendable. This indigenous practice of water right provided an opportunity to even the land less family of the command area to earn land by contributing labor during the construction of the project. Thisindigenous practice has provided land to the 15 landless and 56 marginal farmers’ family. The water right shareholders can even sell their share of water to the person in need with in the command area. The out come of the strategic management and implementation of this irrigation project has not only resulted in the decrease of migration but it has improved the economic condition of the people. Increase in the crop production and economic activities has attracted establishment of boarding schools and mills for grain processing. The water from the Andhi khola Irrigation system has not only been used for irrigation but it is used in multiple purposes. This system is a unique model of the integrated water resources management and has been successful to address the poverty with in the command area.