Reclaiming degraded lands and building resilience to climate change in Maharashtra, India

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Watershed Organisation Trust is pleased to announce the publishing of a chapter named- 'Reclaiming degraded lands and building resilience to climate change in Maharashtra, India' in the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) publication 'Living Land' for the United Nations Decade for Deserts and the Fight Against Desertification (2010–2020). 

 
Living Land is a collection of inspiring stories tackling the challenges of land degradation and climate change, and doing so affordably. These stories explain how land degradation occurs and what we can do, and what is already being done. http://bit.ly/2svLfvM  

 
The chapter 'Reclaiming degraded lands and building resilience to climate change in Maharashtra, India' gives an account of techno-participatory approaches to watershed development that significantly conserve soil and water and improve land productivity as well. the 16 villages were organized into two clusters for better management. 
 
 

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Reclaiming degraded lands and building resilience.pdf