DEGRP in the media: Invisible irrigators: how small-scale Tanzanian farmers are making a difference

January 24, 2017

Like many other countries in sub-Saharan Africa, Tanzania has committed to boosting irrigation in a bid to increase agricultural productivity. According to official statistics, Tanzania is well below its declared target of one million hectares of irrigated land, but as DEGRP-funded researchers discuss in their new blog on ‘invisible irrigators’ this could be a miscalculation.