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Community and Climate Resilience in the Semi-Arid Tropics

A Journey of Innovation

Editors: Wani, S.P., Raju, K.V. (Eds.)

  • Presents innovative research into rain-fed agricultural processes
  • Demonstrates effective community participatory mechanisms
  • Addresses issues to improve livelihoods of dryland farmers in Semi-Arid Tropics 
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  • Due: March 14, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-29918-7
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About this book

This book focuses on developing an integrated holistic approach for harnessing the potential of rain-fed agriculture. In this approach, rainwater management through harvesting and recharging the groundwater is used as an entry point activity for increasing the productivity for farmers through enhanced water use efficiency. To provide the holistic and integrated solutions, the approach of consortium through building partnerships with different stakeholders, eg. different research institutions (State, National and International), development departments, eg. Department of Agriculture, Department of Animal Husbandry etc., Non-Government Organizations (NGOs), Farmers Organizations Community-based Organizations (CBOs) along with market linkages through private companies.


About the authors

S.P. Wani is former Director of Research program Asia and Director, ICRISAT Development Centre, ICRISAT.

K.V. Raju, is former Theme Leader, Policies and Impacts, and Principal Scientist, IDC, Research Program Asia, ICRISAT.


Buy this book

eBook £79.50
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: March 14, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-29918-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover £99.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • Due: March 14, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-29917-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Community and Climate Resilience in the Semi-Arid Tropics
Book Subtitle
A Journey of Innovation
Editors
  • S.P. Wani
  • K.V. Raju
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-29918-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-29918-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-29917-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 269
Number of Illustrations
108 b/w illustrations, 4 illustrations in colour
Topics