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.
Insertion of Exogenous Development Measures on an Endogenous System
A case study of traditional water resources management practice of Gangewadi village in Maharashtra, India and the impacts of modern solutions on it