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International Study Tour “Modern technologies and participatory irrigation management for water saving in agriculture” - 16-20 October 2017, CIHEAM Bari

13 October 2017

Study Tour is organized by the CIHEAM Bari Institute for a group of 20 irrigation experts and professionals from Bosnia and Herzegovina – Republic of Srpska within the Irrigation Development Project (IDP) implemented in the Republic of Srpska by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management / Agricultural Projects Coordination Unit (APCU) in cooperation with the Ministry of Finance.

In the course of the study tour, the participants will be introduced to the work of the organizations/ consortiums for irrigation – implementing Participatory Irrigation Management (PIM) – as well as using modern technologies in order to accurately determine the needs of agricultural crops for water and to promote water savings in irrigation sector. Moreover, the participants will learn how to strengthen the organizations that represent through the adoption of good practices of the Consortium for irrigation in their communities.

Programme of the study tour