ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Towards Reforms

The report of the Technical Committee on Watershed Programmes (the Parthasarathy Committee) on watershed reforms recommends a reformed and expanded activity which holds the key to livelihood security. It analyses the drawbacks of the current Hariyali guidelines - a panchayat-centred watershed programme - and emphasises the major role of civil society in guiding reforms in the state sector. This article is a synoptic view of the main findings and recommendations of the report.

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