We are happy to share an Q&A session with Aradhana Yaduvanshi, researcher with WOTR. Here, Dr. Aradhana Yaduvanshi talks about the opportunity to work with Prof. Mark New and Dr. Modathir Zaroug at the African Climate Development Initiative (ACDI).
Block Level Contingency Plan for Weather Aberrations in Sangamner Block of Ahmednagar District of Maharashtra
Th e Watershed Organisation Trust (WOTR) has been working in the Sangamner Block since the last 20 years, organizing communities regenerate the watersheds they live in and adopt sustainable agricultural practices. As part of its Climate Change Adaptation project being implemented in 20 villages of this block, WOTR, in collaboration with the Central Research Institute for Dry land Agriculture (CRIDA) has undertaken a study to develop contingency strategies to help the farmer cope with unexpected weather events and build a measure of resilience to nature’s vagaries. This publication Plan is the outcome of this effort.