Publishing Details

Publication Type: 
Report
Authored by:
You, L.; Ringler, C.; Nelson, G.; Wood-Sichra, U.; Robertson, R.; Wood, S.; Zhe, G.; Zhu, T.; Sun, Y.
Publisher: 
World Bank
Publication Date: 
September, 2009
Pages: 
12
Publication Place: 
Washington, D.C

Abstract

Water for irrigation can be collected in two ways: through large, dam-based schemes, or through small projects based on collection of run-off from rainfall. Both possibilities are considered here.

Citation

You, L.; Ringler, C.; Nelson, G.; Wood-Sichra, U.; Robertson, R.; Wood, S.; Zhe, G.; Zhu, T.; Sun, Y. (2009) "Torrents and Trickles: Irrigation Spending Needs in Africa; Summary," World Bank.

Additional Attributes

Primary Contact: Liangzhi You
Geographic Coverage: Angola, Benin, Burundi, West Africa, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Cameroon, Congo DR, Lesotho, Chad, Eritrea, Malawi, Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Gabon, Madagascar, Namibia, Gambia, South Africa, Ghana, Swaziland, Guinea, Zambia, Guinea-Bissau, Somalia, Zimbabwe, Sudan, Tanzania, Liberia, Uganda, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo, East & Central Africa, Southern Africa
Keywords: Africa, Investment, Irrigation, Sub-Saharan Africa, Water Resources