SolutionMUS livelihood benefit-enhancing activities result in

  • Estimated additional household income of $125-$350 per year (intermediate level of Multiple-Use Water Services)
  • Up to 100% increase in crop yields from supplemental irrigation and conservation agricultural practices


Impact Pathway


  • People trained in improved agricultural methods and business skills
  • High quality inputs (seeds, breeding stock, irrigation equipment)
  • People trained in market analysis


  • Livelihoods diversified
  • Production increased (crops, livestock, goods)
  • Links to markets
  • Higher prices, better sales


  • Increased income and savings
  • Greater ability to scale up or expand livelihood opportunities
  • Reduced vulnerability to economic or environmental shocks
  • Increased food availability and access

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