1. NEW: Watershed Management Approaches, Policies, and Operations: Lessons for Scaling Up (2008),

  2. Water Sector Board Discussion Paper Series; Paper No. 11; Water Sector Board and BNWPP, The World Bank, Washington, DC.

  3. Publication


  1. Watershed Management in World Bank Operations; A 15 year review (1990-2004)

  2. World Bank Workshop on Watershed Management: Lessons from Experience and Innovations in Design and Practice; February 24-25, 2005 at the World Bank, Washington, DC.

  3. Presentation -- Summary Paper -- Workshop Agenda

Watershed Management Operations: Approaches and Emerging Lessons

World Bank Water Days, March 6, 2006, Washington, DC.


Project Design

  1. Irrigation Improvement and Watershed Management Project, Madagascar

  2. Technical design of GEF project component (Operational Program 15: Sustainable Land Management), 2006

  3. Project Document


Watershed Management

Vohidrazana Rainforest, Madagascar (back) and deforested hillsides (in front): Landslide formation during heavy rainfalls under fallow but not under forest

Rwanda: Hillside protection with shrub hedges (above) and grass stripes (below) forming automatically terraces over time

Ikongo, South-East Madagascar