As a member of the board of examiners of the msc thesis open defense examination, we certify that we have read, evaluated the thesis prepared by hadush hailu and examined the candidate a study by ifad (2005) states that in ethiopia, the construction of small-scale irrigation schemes has resulted in increased. 1984: small scale irrigation in sub-saharan africa: sparse lessons, big problems, any solutions public administration and cansdale, r 1983: installation of wash boreholes for small scale irrigation in the riverine areas of kano state, nigeria kano: knarda/masdar unpublished phd thesis, syracuse university. Small-scale irrigation and water control could be instrumental in increasing agricultural output and food security irrigation is a rural livelihood resilient strategy to reduce persistent poverty in rural regions and secure food security in southern africa in zimbabwe, there are three broad types of smallholder irrigation schemes,. Abstract the main objective of this study was to assess the impact of a small scale irrigation scheme on household food security and leisure time of the people in kokoligu - a subsistence-based farming community in the nandom district of ghana a total of fifty household heads adequately represented kokoligu as. Socio economic and environmental impact assessment of community based small-scale irrigation in the upper awash basin a case study of four community based irrigation schemes a thesis presented to the school of graduate studies addis ababa university in the partial fulfillment of the requirement for the degree of. Water use, productivity, and profitability of small scale irrigation schemes in ghana's upper east region a thesis presented to the faculty of the graduate school of cornell university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of masters of science by joshua w faulkner. Presented by zephania bondera nyirenda presented at 2015 ecama research symposium malawi institute of management (mim), lilongwe, 4-5 june 2015. 117 an assessment of the financial viability and income impact of small scale irrigation in ethiopia godswill makombe1, fitsum hagos1, regassa e namara2 and seleshi bekele awulachew1 1 international water management institute ( iwmi) subregional office for the nile basin and east africa, addis ababa, ethiopia.
An assessment of the impact of small scale irrigation schemes on livelihoods and poverty reduction in the upper east region by letitia sampoa apam (bed home economics) a thesis submitted to the of department of planning kwame nkrumah university of science and. I hereby certify that i have read and evaluated this thesis entitled: “the contribution of small scale irrigation to farm income and food security status: the case of lake tinke in haramaya district, eastern hararghe zone of oromia national regional state, ethiopia” prepared under my guidance by gadisa ejigu. On sep 13, 2013, woldegebrial zeweld published a research thesis starting with the following thesis statement: food insecurity is the recurrent problem of the tigray region (ethiopia) the regional government has made a huge investment in small scale. This paper introduces the issue of small-scale irrigation in the context of current international concern over the sustainability of development it provides a background for the five more specialized papers which follow a common theme is the distinction between the disappointing performance of externally imposed and.
Therefore, this study is an assessment of the irrigation system efficiency based on water use and production efficiency between drip and sprinkler on three vegetable crops (cabbage, tomato, and pepper), grown at small-scale on north- central namibia the study assumes four hypothesis 1) production input costs, planted. Bahir dar university office of graduate studies department of economics analysis of technical efficiencies of small scale irrigation technologies masters thesis teshager assefa sisha 2015.
Applying small-scale irrigation scheme for smallholder farming system that characterizes most sub saharan african countries impact of irrigation on poverty reduction in northern ethiopia a phd dissertation presented to the department of food business and development national university of ireland, cork, p 200. Robel, l (2005) assessment of design practices and performance of small-scale irrigation structures in south region msc thesis arba minch university, ethiopia google scholar small, l e and svendsen, m (1990) a framework for assessing irrigation performance irrigation and drainage system 4:. Small-scale irrigation (ssi) has significant potential to increase crop productivity in sub saharan africa (ssa) small-scale irrigation (ssi) is considered one of the options for increasing agricultural productivity and smallholder farmers in low-income countries', msc thesis, university of east london london, united.
According to (cta, 2003) small scale irrigation schemes in ethiopia are con strained by: low efficiency, lack of marketing, lack of finance and weak extension service in africa the sustainability of irrigation schemes remains an issue of debate due to poor performance arise from various constraints(lack of access to irrigation.
And improve small-scale irrigation utilization, woreda (district) agricultural and rural development office and other concerned bodies should attempt to survey for strategic household income msc thesis alemaya university, ethiopia: 61pp  mowe, (ministry of water and energy), 2011 water and. Tesfa worku meshesha water resource planning and management, addis ababa, ethiopia september, 2011 tesfa worku meshesha, debre berhan university, department of water resource planning and management abstract abstract the main objective of this study is to assess the impact of small scale irrigation on. The effects of small scale irrigation on rural households' income: the case of adami tulu jido kombolcha district, oromia national regional state msc thesis by hamda tulu may 2014 haramaya university the effect of small scale irrigation on rural.