Watershed-development projects have often been based on a set of common misbeliefs. This has all too often led to less water for those who need it most. Instead, evidence-based, pro-poor and integrated land and water management policies are needed. New tools are available to help.
RIU Policy Brief 3, Aylesford, UK: Natural Resources International, 2 pp.
Policy Brief 3: Forests, flows and water harvesting: replacing myths in watershed management.