There is an urgent need to create mechanisms to empower widows in Yavatmal and Vidarbha, and give them the support they need to pick up the pieces of their lives and move forward. However, such initiatives are rare. One of the few such projects for the welfare of the helpless women is run by Watershed Organisation Trust (WOTR) and its sister organization Sampada Trust.
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