Watershed Development Andhra Pradesh

2006-08 to 2011-12

Major activities addressing a green economy: The Indo-German Watershed Development Project aimed at the community based rehabilitation of about 30 watersheds in Northern Andhra Pradesh. The project implemented in two phases by RODECO comprised conventional soil and water conservation measures, introduction of sustainable cropping and animal husbandry and livelihood support activities for landless people. Micro finance initiatives and linkages to banks formed an integral part of this approach.