Books

Community-driven vulnerability assessment and resilience building: cases from development contexts

Watershed Organisation Trust is pleased to announce the publishing of a chapter named- 'Community-driven vulnerability assessment and resilience building: cases from development contexts' in the publication “Enhancing Adaptation to Climate Change in Developing Countries Through Community-Based Adaptation: Think Globally and Act Locally”. 

 
This publication is published by the 'African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS), Nairobi, Kenya'. This book draws rich evidence from empirical CBA (Community Based Adaptation) cases by featuring wide array of stakeholders from different sectors. The publication was published at COP 22, Marrakech 2016.

 

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Reclaiming degraded lands and building resilience to climate change in Maharashtra, India

Watershed Organisation Trust is pleased to announce the publishing of a chapter named- 'Reclaiming degraded lands and building resilience to climate change in Maharashtra, India' in the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) publication 'Living Land' for the United Nations Decade for Deserts and the Fight Against Desertification (2010–2020). 

 
Living Land is a collection of inspiring stories tackling the challenges of land degradation and climate change, and doing so affordably. These stories explain how land degradation occurs and what we can do, and what is already being done. http://bit.ly/2svLfvM  

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Save The Girl Child

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Save The Girl Child Booklet 2.pdf4.9 MB
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Heat Stress

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Heat Stress-Potrait.pdf2.35 MB
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PPCP Newsletter Vol.4

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PPCP-December-2016 Final3.pdf7.81 MB
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Making Biodiversity A Community Resource, The People’s Biodiversity Register (PBR): A “How-To” Manual

This manual, provides step-by-step guidance to non-experts on how to conduct and formulate a PBR (People’s Biodiversity Registe) with the engagement of the local community. This “How-to” Manual is prepared in collaboration with MSBB (Maharashtra State Biodiversity Board) for the Indian context; however, it can very well be applied in any other country where facilitators or village community members are keen to promote their biodiversity.

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CBR

The Children's Biodiversity Register - A Field Guide (in Marathi) encourages schoolchildren to know and document the local flora, fauna, indigenous knowledge and culture by documenting in the field guide.

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Drop by Drop

This book is about Watershed Organisation Trust (WOTR) – its origin, history, values and its way of doing things. It is a narrative of how we in WOTR understand ourselves in relation to our mandate, which is to help the poor help themselves out of poverty.  This is a reflection on completion of 10 years of dedicated service to the poor living in rural India in 2003.

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PPCP Newsletter Vol.3

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PPCP Newsletter Vol.2

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