It’s a classic Indian cinema fight-in-the-desert scene. Against the background of dunes and depressions with a tiny sprinkling of scrub vegetation, the hero rises from the burning sands of a barren wasteland to beat the […]
P. Sainath delivers the Dilip Mukherjee Memorial Lecture at Bidhan Sishu Udyan, Kolkata. Organized by AIRRBEA it was held on the 5th of April,2014.
How drought is defined, assessed and declared changed drastically with the Drought Management Manualfor December 2016, of the government of India’s Ministry of Agriculture. The changes disconnect crop (loss) estimates and drought assessment. And virtually […]