A letter from Ethiopia outlining a study process prior to implementing a large irrigation project. Local people, who were to lose land, strongly resisted the study. Transparency and negotiation are recommended.
A synthesis report describing key recommendations for the Regional Bureau of Agriculture and Natural Resources regarding the soil and water conservation strategy in the Tigray region. Also, included is a report of the methodology and results of a three day participatory watershed planning exercise carried out with communities in the Addis Zeman catchment.