Flood-Based Livelihoods Network Foundation


  • Read the complete manual for rooftop rainwater harvesting systems in Yemen

  • Two briefing notes on food security in the Tihama region in Yemen have been produced. One from the consumer perspective and one from the farmer perspective 

  • Read the latest news from the Flood-Based Livelihoods Network in the newsflash

“Floods are not always a hazard. They may also sustain aquatic life and riverine biodiversity, recharge aquifers, enrich soils and in some of the world’s poorest areas they are the main source of irrigation.”

Global Water Partnership (2000) ‘Toward water security: a framework for action’


is a network of spate irrigation professionals and practitioners. The network stimulates the development of programmes of implementation that improve the livelihoods of those in spate irrigation areas, exchanges experiences and good practices, helps upgrade training, identify priority fields for improvement and research and development. Read more…