Please read our response to 'an article on Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyan (JSA)' is published in the 'Economic and Political Weekly/ issue (Vol. 54, Issue No. 29, 20 Jul, 2019) at the following link. In 2015, the Government of Maharashtra launched the JSA, with the aim of making 25,000 villages in Maharashtra drought-free.
WOTR's press conference on the 'Implications of Climate Change on our farms and farmers' gets covered in Pune Mirror
Erratic rainfall due to climate change has exposed Indian farmers to agrarian stress. Maharashtra is one of the most vulnerable states to be hit by climate change. We are delighted to share the article that Pune Mirror has covered this issue at WOTR's press conference on 'Agriculture and Climate Change'. The press conference was an attempt to discuss the implications of little progress in international climate change negotiations and continuing agrarian crisis in India.