|Case Studies of People's Participation in Watershed Management in Asia (PWMTA, 1996)|
|A successful case of participatory watershed management at Ralegan Siddhi Village in district Ahmadnagar, Maharastra, India*|
|Recent prominent initiatives of people's participation in resource management|
The Ganga Liberation Movement started in early 1980s to abolish water lord system. Social activists and youth organizations organized the fisher folk and created pressure on Government to bring necessary legislation to change the exploitative system.