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Within a short span the project results showed the vast potential for saving fuel and greenhouse gas emissions, reducing indoor air pollution, and freeing up time spent in collecting fuel, especially by women, for productive activities.

The experiences and lessons learned from this project have been encapsulated in three publications, including policy guidelines, a training manual, project learning, and in a documentary film which hopes to help policy makers and rural development

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With the changing climate and their own rapidly changing socio-economic conditions, farmers in Nepal are demanding newer, better ways of irrigating their farms. The Department of Irrigation (DOI) is the nodal agency for irrigation in Nepal and their

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Mountains may be rugged and majestic, but they’re also fragile environments that are particularly vulnerable to climate change. The high peaks of the Himalayas are a vast storehouse of water in frozen form, with the world’s greatest

The main objective of the ToT was to enhance participants’ knowledge and skills regarding improved approaches to springwater management, and to enable them to implement springshed management approaches themselves.

Springs are the main source of water for millions of people in the mid hills of the Hindu Kush Himalayas (HKH). Both rural and urban communities depend on springs for meeting their drinking, domestic and agricultural water needs.

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Hydrogeological investigations in Dailekh involved the study of prioritized springs where detailed hydrogeological studies and spring monitoring was carried out.

an extensive solar powered irrigation pump (SPIP) promotional campaign, the Water, Land, and Ecosystems (WLE) team from the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) oversaw the distribution and installation of 20 SPIPs

ICIMOD, HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation, and ACWADAM visited four village development committees (VDCs) in Dailekh where Water User Master Plans (WUMPs) were implemented by HELVETAS. They identified Baleshwor Water Tower in Paduka VDC for detailed

ICIMOD and partners launch project on community-based water use planning

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ICIMOD, HELVETAS, Swiss Intercooperation, and ACWADAM visited four village development committees (VDCs) in Dailekh where Water User Master Plans (WUMPs) were implemented by HELVETAS. They identified Baleshwor Water Tower in Paduka VDC for detailed

ICIMOD and HELVETAS setup a data monitoring system in Dailekh for measuring daily rainfall and by monthly discharge from 24 selected springs. This included installing a rain gauge for measuring daily rainfall, and training local staff in measuring

Springs are the primary source of water for many communities living in mid-hills of Nepal. Changes in social and economic activity as well as in rainfall patterns have led to drying up of springs resulting in additional pressure on agriculture.

The main objective of the ToT was to enhance participants’ knowledge and skills regarding improved approaches to springwater management, and to enable them to implement springshed management approaches themselves.