These four volumes contain papers and posters originating from CPWF phase one projects. All papers were peer-reviewed, and a total of 154 papers selected for publication in these proceedings. They include papers from all 9 Basin Focal Projects, 30 of the 1st competitive call projects, 3 of the Small Grants projects for innovation, and 2 Themes.
The papers and posters are provided in 4 volumes as follows:
Volume I – 4 invited Key Concept Papers from the Phase 1 projects, and 1 invited Keynote Paper from Dr Carlos Sere, DG of ILRI entitled ‘Swimming upstream’ – the water and livestock nexus, and 36 papers on Crosscutting topics: Agriculture, water and health; Governance: linking communities across boundaries; Innovative modelling tools; Participatory modelling and knowledge integration; and Resilience to climate change
Volume II – 44 papers from Phase 1 projects directly relevant to the CPWF Phase 2 Topic 1 \"Increasing rainwater productivity\" and 21 papers relevant to Topic 2 \"Multi-purpose water systems\"
Volume III –23 papers from Phase 1 projects directly relevant to CPWF Phase 2 Topic 3 \"Water benefits sharing for poverty alleviation and conflict resolution\", and 25 papers relevant to Topic 4 \"Drivers and processes of change\"
Volume IV – 40 Project Posters by Phase 1 Projects of the Challenge Program on Water and Food
Fighting Poverty Through Sustainable Water Use: Volumes I, II, III and IV. Proceedings of theCGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food 2nd International Forum on Water and Food, Addis Ababa,Ethiopia, November 10—14, 2008. The CGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food, Colombo. r/r/Volume I ISBN 978-92-990053-0-9r/Volume II ISBN 978-92-990053-1-6r/Volume III ISBN 978-92-990053-2-3r/Volume IV ISBN 978-92-990053-3-0