Component 2 – Irrigation:
(c) Rehabilitation, upgrading and construction of irrigation canals and
network systems in the Pyanj River Basin,
(d) Piloting of a drip irrigation scheme in the Pyanj River Basin.
(e) Provision of capacity building for local ALRI officers and communities in the areas of water resources management and climate resilient agricultural practices and to strengthen water user associations (WUA).
Output 2 is irrigation systems climate-proofed in eight jamoats. The project will:
(i) rehabilitate and climate-proof irrigation canals and network assets, including reconstruction and desilting of drainage and delivery channels and rehabilitation of pumping stations;
(ii) pilot a drip irrigation scheme;
(iii) strengthen WUAs; and
(iv) provide advice and disseminate information on water resources management and climate-resilient agricultural practices to farmers, local government officials, women’s groups, and other stakeholders.