of rural livelihood, food security, and sustainable resource
management are core goals of GITECís
Resources and Rural Development
Department. The departmentís expertise covers a wide
range of specializations and has been built through more than 30
years of providing technical assistance to projects and
programmes in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America.
is committed to support its Clients in transforming their crop,
livestock and irrigation sectors into efficiently managed,
highly productive systems that are sustainable, support growth,
and bring about prosperity to rural families.
community development with natural resources management is a
strategic element for reducing rural poverty. Through an
integrated and cross-sectoral approach, GITEC is promoting
watershed management and desertification control by means of
forest management and sustainable land use systems.
department steadily expanded its services in institutional
development, policy advice, programme formulation and training
and extension. Within that scope, a wide range of capacity
building activities such as formal and informal training,
in-country study tours and training abroad is being implemented.
Intensification and Diversification (rainfed and irrigated)
Production and Animal Health
Support Services and Marketing
Resources Assessment and Monitoring
Planning and Management
and Community Forestry
Programmes and Institutions