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.
Dipping Point: A Cold Day in February
This is a short film about the cold wave experienced in early February of 2012, which crippled crops in Akole area of Ahmednagar district, Maharashtra. This same area has suffered climate erraticism for the 2nd year in a row now. The film indicates the high vulnerability of farmers – a harsh and in this case freezing cold reality.