User Manual (pdf, 409KB) : Brief introduction to Bayes networks and the background to the tool, followed by a step-by-step description of how to use the tool and what the various components mean.

Glossary (Available in English) (pdf, 418KB)

Technical Document (pdf, 800KB) : Details of the technical components of the tool, including parameters of the Bayes network (Available in English)

Meta-data (Volta basin, Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Niger) (pdf, 1.3MB) : Details of data layers used in the tool (Available in English)

TAGMI Fact Sheet (English, French) (pdf, 536KB) : 1 page outline of the TAGMI tool's aim, principles and functionality

TAGMI Information Brief (Volta - English, Volta - French, Limpopo) (pdf, 1.3MB) : 4 page introduction to the TAGMI tool’s rationale, development and use

TAGMI model networks - Limpopo (English) (pdf, 55KB) : images of the Bayesian networks for each technology in the Limpopo Basin

TAGMI model networks - Volta (English, French) (pdf, 1.3MB) : images of the Bayesian networks for each technology in the Volta Basin

Kemp-Benedict, E. (2010) Converting qualitative assessments to quantitative assumptions: Bayes' rule and the pundit's wager. Technological Forecasting and Social Change 77(1): 167-171 (pdf, 266KB) Also available at:

Eric Kemp-Benedict, Sukaina Bharwani, Elnora de la Rosa, Chayanis Krittasudthacheewa, Nilufar Matin (2009). Assessing Water-related Poverty Using the Sustainable Livelihoods Framework, SEI Working Paper (pdf, 1.38MB) Also available at:

Kemp-Benedict, E. (2008) Elicitation Techniques for Bayesian Network Models. SEI Working Paper WP-US-0804 (pdf, 165KB) Also available at:

MERIT. (2005). Guidelines for the Use of Bayesian Networks as a Participatory Tool for Water Resource Management: Based on the Results of the MERIT Project. Wallingford, UK: Centre for Ecology and Hydrology for the Management of the Environment and Resources using Integrated Techniques (MERIT) Project (pdf,6.36MB)

Diez, F.J. and Druzdzel, M.J. (2007) Canonical Probabilistic Models for Knowledge Engineering Technical Report CISIAD-06-01. Version 0.9 (April 28, 2007). (pdf, 418KB) Available at: