Irrigation is closely associated with the start of human civilization; it also has been a major technology in colonial rule and development cooperation. Irrigation is gaining renewed recognition with current climate variability. I want to know how irrigation realities emerge from the many short-term actions of human agents and am fascinated how central planning is met by farmer responses.
Job titleAssociate Professor of Water Resources, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences at TU Delft
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