Tagged with "Cotton"

  • Cotton Yearbook 2018

    Working across key cotton geographies, IDH Cotton programs – Better Cotton Growth and Innovation Fund (GIF), Mozambique Climate Resilience Project, and Maharashtra Cotton Water Platform — address…

    Cotton Yearbook 2018
  • IDH launches reports to identify partnership opportunities to scale positive impact in the cotton sector in Maharashtra

    IDH, The Sustainable Trade Initiative launched its reports – ‘Towards Doubling Cotton Farmer Incomes‘ and ‘Business Case for Gender Mainstreaming in Cotton’ on May 9, 2019 in Mumbai,…

    IDH launches reports to identify partnership opportunities to scale positive impact in the cotton sector in Maharashtra
  • Business case for gender mainstreaming in cotton in Maharashtra

    Women play a critical role in cotton cultivation. To assess their potential, IDH commissioned ‘Business case for gender mainstreaming in cotton in Maharashtra’ report, which presents…

    Business case for gender mainstreaming in cotton in Maharashtra
  • Towards Doubling Cotton Farmer Incomes in Maharashtra

    The report — ‘Towards Doubling Cotton Farmer Incomes in Maharashtra’ — outlines a strategy towards doubling net household income of Indian farmers. Research is focused on…

    Towards Doubling Cotton Farmer Incomes in Maharashtra
  • Towards sustainable market transformation: Better Cotton uptake crosses one million MT mark

    In 2018, Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) Retailer and Brand Members sourced a record level of Better Cotton – over one million metric tonnes – illustrating how retailers and brands are…

    Towards sustainable market transformation: Better Cotton uptake crosses one million MT mark
  • Increased gender awareness

    In India, as part of a broader gender sensitization activity across IDH programs, 2,000 field facilitators have been trained on gender awareness in their work. Through their trainings, the field…

    Increased gender awareness
  • How we’re making a difference in sustainable cotton production

    How we’re making a difference in sustainable cotton production
  • IDH signs MoU with Maharashtra govt for collaboration under SMART program

    IDH in India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Maharashtra government, under World Bank funded mega project to promote sustainable agriculture – State of Maharashtra Agribusiness and…

    IDH signs MoU with Maharashtra govt for collaboration under SMART program
  • Better Cotton GIF Reaches One Million Cotton Farmers in 2017-18

    The Better Cotton Growth and Innovation Fund (GIF) reached one million cotton farmers in 2017-18*, the second year of programme implementation. During the year, the Fund invested over €9.4 million…

    Better Cotton GIF Reaches One Million Cotton Farmers in 2017-18
  • IDH for Gender

    Since the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, until 10 December, Human Rights Day, IDH is proud to be joining this year’s global 16 Days of Activism…

    IDH for Gender