Ashoka Fellow
Nepal
Fellow Since 1991
    This description of Ajaya Dixit's work was prepared when Ajaya Dixit was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1991.
    Introduction
    Ajaya Dixit is a practical engineer working to bring safe drinking water within easy reach of Nepal's poor families, initially by conserving the rainwater falling during the monsoons on each household's roof. He is also bringing together other practical workers concerned with intelligent water resource management.
    The New Idea
    The Problem
    The Strategy
    The Person

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