Watershed Organisation Trust is pleased to share a case study of 'Sattechiwadi' included as one of the best practices published in the Ministry of Environment and Forest, GOI National Report 2012 submitted to UNCCD. It gives an account of the activities implemented in Sattechiwadi (a hamlet of Hivargaon) Maharashtra and how specific land degradation problems were addressed.
(Marathi, VCD, 38 Mins)
The inhabitants of Jambhore, a small tribal village in the Dhule district are mainly engrossed in festive activities. Surviving on the natural resources of their village, they are oblivious of the depletion of these resources. They are unaware of the potential they have to resolve these issues. When WOTR enters the village, only difficulties seemed to surface.