Flood-Based Livelihoods Network Foundation


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  • From Februari 12 till October 31, 2018 an online course on water harvesting for resilient farming systems will be available. For more information see our newsletter.

  • The latest news can be read in our newsletter of July 25.

“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…

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