Meet The Peruvian Helping Small Farmers To Harvest RainLionel Vigil is combining local knowledge of farming communities in his native Peru with ...

Meet The Peruvian Helping Small Farmers To Harvest RainLionel Vigil is combining local knowledge of farming communities in his native Peru with ...Meet The Peruvian Helping Small Farmers To Harvest Rain

Lionel Vigil is combining local knowledge of farming communities in his native Peru with development know-how to harvest rain water and tackle water security as the climate changes in the Andes.

Vigil, who has a degree in health sciences and is now regional director for Latin America at the international development NGO World Neighbors, says that his work on rainwater harvesting was a natural outgrowth of helping small farmers in the Andes of Peru on sustainable agriculture, water, sanitation and hygiene and savings and credit groups