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Dams and Prospects of Irrigation Farming vis-à-vis Agro-Tourism Development in Eritrea

Althogh Eritrea belongs to the semi arid and arid region of Africa, it's revolution on food security by building hundreds of dams and micro-dams to achieve a sustainable irrigation development progrm finally start to pay off.
Althogh Eritrea belongs to the semi arid and arid region of Africa, it’s revolution on food security by building hundreds of dams and micro-dams to achieve a sustainable irrigation development program finally start to pay off.

By National Tourism Association,

IN countries like Eritrea where there is scarcity of rainfall, it’s essential that Governments and the community seek alternative solutions to alleviate water problem. That alternative solution, mainly, is catching every drop of water through building water catchment schemes and constructing micro and macro dams.

These dams and water catchment schemes would not only be confined in supplying the society with the needed water supply both for them and their animals but they have also a big role in changing the echo-system in the country and add impetus to other significant development programs such as the development of irrigation farming and thereby ensuring food security.  Continue reading Dams and Prospects of Irrigation Farming vis-à-vis Agro-Tourism Development in Eritrea