Since the lockdown was implemented on March 24, 2020, WOTR has been working at the frontlines, across seven states in India, being a source of support for the rural communities, especially farmers in these difficult times. We present to you a snapshot of our work — the relief measures we are undertaking on the ground to arrest the losses incurred by the COVID-19 pandemic.
We are delighted to inform you that our Cost of Adaptation study has been published in the Adaptation Futures 2018 Conference Proceedings held in Cape Town, South Africa. The conference was aimed to facilitate dialogues for solutions between key actors from diverse perspectives and regions. The study presents data from Watershed Organisation Trust (WOTR)’s climate change adaptation (CCA) project in the Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra, India and the costs cover over two decades of both adaptation and development activities and attempts to differentiate between them to find a climate change relevance to the investments