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dc.contributor.authorAbaidoo, R.C.
dc.contributor.authorKeraita, Bernard N.
dc.contributor.authorAmoah, Philip
dc.contributor.authorDrechsel, Pay
dc.contributor.authorBakang, J.A.
dc.contributor.authorKranjac-Berisavljevic, Gordana
dc.contributor.authorKonradsen, Flemming
dc.contributor.authorAgyekum, W.
dc.contributor.authorKlutse, A.
dc.date.accessioned2011-06-22T05:55:21Z
dc.date.available2011-06-22T05:55:21Z
dc.date.issued2009-11-15
dc.identifier.citationAbaidoo, R.C., Keraita, B., Amoah, P., Drechsel, P., Bakang, J., Kranjac-Berisavljevic, G., Konradsen, F., Agyekum, W. and Klutse, A. 2009. Safeguarding public health concerns, livelihoods and productivity in wastewater irrigated urban and periurban vegetable farming. Colombo, Sri Lanka: CGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10568/3925
dc.description.abstractThe goal of the project was to develop integrated and user-oriented strategies to safeguard public health concerns without compromising livelihoods and land and water productivity in wastewater irrigated urban and peri-urban vegetable farming. In this project, assessment of land and water productivity in wastewater irrigated farming was done, levels of contamination on irrigation water and vegetables quantified at different levels along the food chain (farms, markets and consumer level) and appropriate lowcost risk reduction strategies identified and participatory testing done with stakeholders at farm and consumer levels. A large number of students were involved in the project, significantly building human capacityen_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherCGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food
dc.relation.ispartofseriesCPWF Project Report;PN38
dc.subjectLivelihoodsen_US
dc.subjectProductivityen_US
dc.subjectWastewateren_US
dc.titleSafeguarding public health concerns, livelihoods and productivity in wastewater irrigated urban and periurban vegetable farmingen_US
dc.typeReporten_US
cg.identifier.cpwfprojectPN38en_US
cg.identifier.statusOpen Access
cg.river.basinVOLTAen_US
cg.subject.cpwfFOOD SAFETYen_US
cg.subject.cpwfINNOVATION SYSTEMSen_US
cg.subject.cpwfIRRIGATIONen_US
cg.subject.cpwfLIVELIHOODSen_US
cg.subject.cpwfMARKETSen_US
cg.subject.cpwfWATER PRODUCTIVITYen_US
cg.subject.cpwfWOMENen_US
cg.coverage.regionWEST AFRICAen_US
cg.coverage.countryGHANA


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