Posts Tagged ‘ICRISAT’

The direct impacts of drought and other extreme climatic events include reduced crop, rangeland, and forest productivity; a reduction in crop productivity results in less income for farmers, increased prices for food, unemployment, and migration.

The  International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-arid Tropics (ICRISAT) saved throusands of villagers  from incurring heaving losses when natural calamities strike and help prevent migration to cities. (more…)

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