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Precipitation (Water)

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Interpretation of theme:
Is item of theme: Water

Related overviews

Precipitation (Water) associations

Policy themes are used to classify Key policy issues and policy interventions. The tables below contain the issues and interventions associated with theme item Precipitation (Water).

Associated policy interventions, their components and the affected components

Policy interventionDescriptionImplemented inAffects component
Improved rainwater management Improved rainwater management assumes a decrease in the evaporative losses from rainfed agriculture and the creation of small scale reservoirs to harvest rainwater during the wet period and use it during a dryer period. Both measures lead to more efficient use of water and increased yields on rainfed fields.