Tagged with "India"

  • 180,000 smallholder farmers provided income security through COVID-19 insurance

    IDH has facilitated and funded COVID-19 insurance to provide income security for 180,000 smallholder cotton and tea farmers in India. The insurance cover will provide a one-time lump sum pay-out…

    180,000 smallholder farmers provided income security through COVID-19 insurance
  • Emergency response in tea supply chain

    Tea producers across the globe have been greatly affected by COVID-19, mainly because of national lockdowns and social distancing policies. Export and import restrictions are creating uncertainty on…

    Emergency response in tea supply chain
  • IDH’s climate resilience project in Maharashtra creates impact on smallholders’ livelihood through water management and market linkages

    With inspiring results from the first year of intervention, IDH’s ‘Securing Smallholder Livelihoods in Rainfed Maharashtra’ program has entered into its second phase. The project was launched in 2019 with…

    IDH’s climate resilience project in Maharashtra creates impact on smallholders’ livelihood through water management and market linkages
  • Palm oil demand in India

    Recent news reports show palm oil production-side challenges and supply chain disruptions in the wake of the COVID-19 global pandemic, which are set to significantly impact prices and/or volumes available…

    Palm oil demand in India
  • Helping India reduce its deforestation footprint

    Helping India reduce its deforestation footprint
  • Cotton Yearbook 2019

    Cotton is one of the most significant crops in the global textile industry. From cultivation to processing, 250 million smallholder farmers are dependent on the crop for…

    Cotton Yearbook 2019
  • COVID-19: Supporting farmers and communities in India

    Multiple initiatives in India subsidize hospital transport, share information or help deliver essential items to farmers.  We have seen considerable changes in India with the spread of the coronavirus across…

    COVID-19: Supporting farmers and communities in India
  • Bridging the gender gap in India

    Gender discrimination is one of the biggest challenges for workplace equality in the Indian agriculture sector. Despite the crucial role women play in agriculture in India, they are generally…

    Bridging the gender gap in India
  • IDH Partners for the First South Asian Conference on Sustainability in Textile and Apparel Industry

    IDH was a partner at the First South Asian Conference on Sustainability in Textile and Apparel Industry held on March 3, 2020 in New Delhi, India. The conference…

    IDH Partners for the First South Asian Conference on Sustainability in Textile and Apparel Industry
  • Bridging the Gender Gap

    Gender discrimination is one of the biggest challenges for workplace equality in the Indian agriculture sector. Despite the crucial role women play in agriculture in India, they…

    Bridging the Gender Gap