Mission Imagen de la página Contenido de la páginaMission and Strategic DefinitionsTo increase and improve the country´s irrigated surface through the creation of policies, research, programmes and projects in order to achieve a better competitiveness of farmers and of users’ organizations. Strategic Objectives1.- To constantly coordinate, implement, and assess the National Policy of Irrigation, through plans and programmes that allow for the improvement of the country´s irrigated surface. 2.- To increase the irrigation surface as well as the safety and efficiency of irrigation water use in the country, through the construction of water works under Act 18.450, Irrigation Subsidies. 3.- To strengthen the management of Water User Organizations, through a better use of water rights and the creation of Monitoring Boards to ensure a more dynamic water market and a more efficient use of water resources. 4.- To plan and prioritise the increase and improvement of the country´s irrigation surface, through investment initiatives that would optimise agricultural water use.Strategic Products1.- National Irrigation and Drainage Policy in accordance to the Ministry´s new strategic guidelines .2.- Irrigated surface with technified irrigation systems as per Act 18.450.3.- New irrigation surfaces as per Act Nº 18.450.4.- Legal and administrative procedures for the regularization of water rights and the creation of Monitoring Boards5.- Prioritised research and projects of water storage and distribution.