This CD-ROM provides guidelines, procedures and relevant material for the
development of a participatory training and extension programme for
technical staff, extension workers and other stakeholders, to assist
farmers to take charge of water management at field and scheme level and
adopt in a sustainable manner appropriate water technologies. The
programme is in particular relevant to irrigation management transfers
programme to assist water users' associations in the operation and
maintenance of the farmers' irrigation systems and to smallholder
irrigation programmes to give guidance to farmers in adopting efficient
water control technologies. The interactive menus and cross-references in
the document allow the rapid consultation of training guidelines, farmers'
training manuals and a large number of relevant training material,
audio-visual material and web links.