HP Mid-Himalayan Watershed Development Project is an integrated
multisectoral Watershed Development Project. It is being implemented
in Mid Hills and High Hill zone of Himachal Pradesh with the
assistence of the World Bank. The Project become operative
in 10 districts of the state from oct 2005 and will cover 602
Gram Panchayats of 42 Development Blocks.
The Project builds on the successes of Integrated Watershed Development
Project (IWDP), KANDI PROJECT which culminated on 30th September, 2005
and covered the Shivalik area of Himachal Pradesh. Himachal Pradesh
MHDWP is following an integrated, multi-sectoral watershed development
approaches with bottom-up planning, suitable to the local conditions.