The Malikha and Maika rivers are both important tributaries of the Irrawaddy. The confluence of these two rivers is a site of great cultural meaning to Kachin society, who sometimes call it the heartland of their cultural identity. Dr. Oliver Springate-Baginski, lead researcher on the WLE Greater Mekong project Working together for a better Kachin landscape, discusses the significance of this location and how the Kachin people are at risk of losing it.
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- OtherFradi, Fajr; Le, Quang Bao; Bonaiuti, Enrico; Thomas, Richard; Lala-Pritchard, Tana; Holmes, Holly Anne. 2017. Mapping of the context socio-ecological type (CSET). Amman, Jordan: The International Center for Agriculture Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) (Executive Producer).
How to Support Effective and Inclusive Irrigation Water Users’ Associations: A Guide for Practitioners.Merrey, D. J.; Lefore, Nicole. 2018. How to support effective and inclusive irrigation water users’ associations: a guide for practitioners. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI). CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE).. 16p. (WLE Research for Development (R4D) Learning Series 9) doi: 10.5337/2018.227
- BriefNijbroek, Ravic; Wangui, Edna. 2018. What women and men want: Considering gender for successful, sustainable land management programs. Colombo, Sri Lanka: CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE). 4p.
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Theory and application of Agricultural Innovation Platforms for improved irrigation scheme management in Southern Africavan Rooyen, A.F.; Ramshaw,P.; Moyo, M.; Stirzaker, R.; Bjornlund, H. 2017. Theory and application of Agricultural Innovation Platforms for improved irrigation scheme management in Southern Africa. International Journal of Water Resources Development 33(5): 804-823.
Making Local Water Planning Gender and Socially Inclusive: Towards Gender Inclusive Water Sector DevelopmentInternational Centre for Integrated Mountain Development. 2017. Making Local Water Planning Gender and Socially Inclusive: Towards Gender Inclusive Water Sector Development. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development.