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2019 - Flood-Based Livelihoods Network

June 24, 2021

Flood Recession Farming – An Overview and Case Study from the Upper Awash Catchment, Ethiopia

Title: Flood Recession Farming – An Overview and Case Study from the Upper Awash Catchment, Ethiopia Author: Sander Coenraads Nederveen Type: Thesis Year: 2012 Description: Besides an overview of FRF in Africa, this thesis describes a case study in the Upper Awash river in Ethiopia. A possible relationship between floods and productivity of FRF was

June 24, 2021

Wadi Siham, Yemen, Development of Water Management

Title: Wadi Siham, Yemen, Development of Water Management Author: Laura Bonzanigo & Cecilia Borgia Type: MSc thesis Year: 2009 Description: A thesis on water management and organization since modernization of the infrastructure.

June 24, 2021

Strip intercropping system of chickpea, lentil and arugula crop as a promising option in spate irrigated area of Punjab, Pakistan

Title: Strip intercropping system of chickpea, lentil and arugula crop as a promising option in spate irrigated area of Punjab, Pakistan Author: Jawad Amin, Khuram Mubeen, Matlob Ahmad, Mudassir Aziz, Muhammad Arif Type: Research article Year: 2019 Description: Research article on strip intercropping of three different crops as a promising option in the spate irrigated

June 24, 2021

Spate irrigation: Impact of Climate Change with Specific Reference to Pakistan

Title: Spate irrigation: Impact of Climate Change with Specific Reference to Pakistan Author: Qudrat Ullah Khan and Obaid Ullah Sayal Type: Research article Year: 2019 Description: Research article on the impacts of climate change in spate irrigation systems with a focus on Pakistan.

June 23, 2021

Assessment of the Best Moisture Conservation Technique in Sorghum Production under Spate Irrigation: A Case Study of Ewaso Nyiro South Drainage Basin

Title: Assessment of the Best Moisture Conservation Technique in Sorghum Production under Spate Irrigation: A Case Study of Ewaso Nyiro South Drainage Basin Author: Celestine Kilongosi, James Raude, Raphael Wambua, Maimbo Malesu and Alexs Odour Type: Research article Year: 2019 Description: Research article on a comparison of three methods to conserve soil moisture in sorghum

June 23, 2021

Resolving Land Tenure Issues Under Spate Irrigation; A Case of FBLN Malawi

Title: Resolving Land Tenure Issues Under Spate Irrigation; A Case of FBLN Malawi Authors: Macpherson Nthara Type: Case Study Year: 2019 Description: A case study describing the effect of land tenure issues on the establishment of a small spate irrigation scheme in Balaka, Malawi, which uses harvested road run-off water.

June 23, 2021

Evaluation of guar varieties and guar production in Pakistan

Title: Evaluation of guar varieties and guar production in Pakistan Authors: Dr. Noman Latif and Dr. Muhammed Yaqoob Type: Report Year: 2019 Description: Report with findings from field trials in Pakistan evaluating several guar or cluster bean varieties with an aim to develop high yielding guar varieties suitable for planting under rainfed ecologies in Pakistan.

June 23, 2021

Mother of all ponds, road water harvesting in Masala, Ethiopia

Title: Mother of all ponds, road water harvesting in Masala, Ethiopia Authors: Francesco Sambalino, Cecilia Borgia Type: Case Study Year: 2019 Description: A case study describing the set-up of the ‘mother of all ponds’. A well managed pond serving over 600 households, through the use of run-off water from a nearby road.

June 23, 2021

Improved Livelihood Opportunities in Spate Irrigation

Title: Improved Livelihood Opportunities in Spate Irrigation Author: Frank van Steenbergen Type: Catalogue Year: 2019 Description: Catalogue with an overview of several improvements in the management and utilization of spate irrigation systems are presented, based on good practices in different spate irrigation systems in the world.

June 23, 2021

Revisiting dominant practices in floodwater harvesting systems: making flood events worth their occurrence in flood-prone areas

Title: Revisiting dominant practices in floodwater harvesting systems: making flood events worth their occurrence in flood-prone areas Authors: Mphatso Malota and Joshua Mchenga Type: Paper Year: 2019 Description: A paper going into the recent floods in the lower Shire Valley in Southern Malawi, exploring the possibilities of creating benefits out of the occurence of floods.