Reaping What You Sow: A look at underspending on irrigation in 5 countries
Publication Type: Budget Briefs
December 2019 | By Chloe Cho and Jason Lakin, International Budget Partnership
This paper investigates the link between underspending and performance in the irrigation sector, focusing on 5 countries. Lack of transparency makes it difficult to establish this relationship, but available evidence suggests that failure to spend budgets can impede the execution of irrigation projects, affecting SDGs.