We are happy to share an article published in the latest issue of ‘punkt.um’ the Magazine of Andheri Hilfe. This article ‘Schwerpunkt: Selbstständigkeit sichern – und das Überleben in der Heimat’ in German by Elvira Greiner of Andheri Hilfe, describes the change she has witnessed in the lives of people.
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. It also tells us about the major impact of best practice at different levels and the lessons learnt.
The entire report is available for download on ‘Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India’ website at http://www.moef.gov.in/sites/default/files/UNCCD-Elucidation-5_0.pdf