Write it Right Feb. 15, 2013, 9:56 a.m.
Summary: BNGVN communication workshops experience.
BNGVN is but a small group of people managing more than 500 women across a number of villages - training and guiding them to produce quilts for the international and domestic market. They address the sanitary conditions of the villages they work in, helping build toilets that are affordable. In addition, they support the financial needs of the community through their micro-credit operation. They do a hundred other things that are continuously changing the way the people of Bahadarpur ...read more
Sustainable Agriculture Project, Changing Lifestyle Feb. 9, 2013, 10:10 p.m.
Summary: Innovative irrigation methods by Dilasa for Sustainable Agriculture across Vidarbha region.
Optimum and proper utilisation of available natural resources without causing any adverse effect on nature, is one of the major premises for Sustainable Agriculture Projects. Shirpur Model is a good example of addressing irrigation - the most important factor in crop cultivation. Utilising the existing source of water, be it a canal, river or natural catchment area was the idea of this model. Dilasa in Maharashtra - Yavatmal district has taken it one step further and introduced Diversification-based Irrigation ...read more