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Limpopo River Basin Focal Project

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Limpopo River Basin Focal Project

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Amazon
5888268 km2
Countries
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Cities
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
Location City, Country & Regions Interests
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Partners: Agriculture Research Center (South Africa)
FANRPAN
Countries: Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa, Zimbabwe
Regions: Limpopo, Okavango, Olifants, Save, South Africa, Zambezi
Project SDGs:
Includes Sustainable Development Goals from the project and its locations.
Protect and Restore Ecosystems (SDG 6.6)
Sustainable Agriculture (SDG 2.4)
Water Use Efficiency (SDG 6.4)
Project Tags:
Includes tags from the project and its locations.
Conservation Agriculture/Agronomy
Irrigation Management and Technology
Services Needed: No services needed/offered
Project Type: Collective Action
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Jan. 2008  »  Ongoing
Project Website: www.fanrpan.org/documents/d00502
Project Source: User
Profile Completion: 56%

Project Overview

This project will contribute to reducing poverty and enhancing food, health and nutritional security in the Limpopo River Basin by analysing the status of agricultural water use, access and productivity, and identifying opportunities for improved agricultural water management.

Project Results

-Promoting sustainable agricultural development for poverty alleviation - Facilitating greater cross-border cooperation and ensuring equitable inter country and intersectoral water allocation. - Protecting and restoring areas of environmental degradation -Introducing technologies to optimise water productivity -Improving access to water for multiple uses

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