Watershed Organisation Trust is pleased to share an article written by our researcher, Anuradha Phadtare on ‘Adapting agriculture to climate change by local communities: Evidence from Dhule and Ahmednagar villages’ published in the ‘Maharashtra Economic Development Council (MEDC) Monthly Economic Digest, Vol. XLVI No. 12, November 2017.
When it comes to an understanding of the functioning of government agencies, there is none better than Mr. Asoke Basak, a retired IAS officer. He has served the Government of Maharashtra in various capacities including as the Additional Chief Secretary; the Chairman – Maharashtra State Electricity Board; Secretary – Water Conservation and EGS; Chief Executive Officer of Zilla Parishad, Bhir; Collector of Nasik and Nanded and Commissioner, Dairy Development. He holds a Masters degree each in Geology and Business Administration and a Diploma in Systems Management to his credit. His diverse experience in various facets of development administration has proven to be of immense support to WOTR.