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Regional Journalists’ Workshop in Northeast India
Cultivation of fodder and grasses
mountains serve as the ‘Water Towers of Asia’, providing Water to over 1.3 billion people, and a number of other services, including food, biodiversity, and energy.
Joyashree Roy, CLA Industry chapter of AR5 is currently the ICSSR national fellow and Professor of Economics at Jadavpur University.
A four-day course is designed to enhance the capacity of participants and familiarize them with the concept of community-based flood risk management. The course will provide technical know-how as well as conceptual knowledge about the use of flood
High-value mountain products promote sustainable livelihoods
Thematic Group Meeting held in Islamabad, Pakistan in August 2016.
Climate change and variability is the main driver in the upper indus basin, particularly above timberline. At present, climate projections made for the Indus Basin exhibit coarse resolution, poor representation of major features such as monsoon and
Studies have provided different findings on temperature trends in the region and the basin (Bhutiyani et al 2009). Although Fowler and Archer (2006) have shown that mean and minimum summer temperatures provide a consistent trend of cooling beginning
HICAP Conference on Climate Change Adaptation: Priorities for Research, Policy, and Practices in Northeast India
In the state of Mizoram in India, an acre of land is capable of producing turmeric worth as much as INR 150,000. Turmeric farmers currently rely on shifting cultivation to farm the precious crop, but with support, they would like to transition to
South Asia is one of the most energy poor parts of the world. The acute shortage of electric power in the region has taken a severe toll on regional economic growth.
Sharing knowledge key to action on ground
Prototype of Community-Based Flood Early Warning System Installed at Godavari Knowledge Park
Thematic Group Meeting held in Islamabad, Pakistan in July 2015.