Tagged with "India"

  • Securing Smallholder Livelihoods in Rainfed Maharashtra

    The Maharashtra Cotton Water Platform works towards delivering innovative solutions to improve water use efficiency and increase the income of the cotton farming communities.

    Securing Smallholder Livelihoods in Rainfed Maharashtra
  • 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
  • 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
  • IDH and Syngenta Foundation India Launch Agri-Entrepreneur Program

    IDH in India kick-started the Agri-Entrepreneur (AE) program in collaboration with Syngenta Foundation India (SFI), as a next step towards implementing the workplan agreement to provide service delivery to the…

    IDH and Syngenta Foundation India Launch Agri-Entrepreneur Program
  • 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
  • Sustainability Initiative Fruit and Vegetables

    SIFAV aims to make imports of fruits and vegetables 100% sustainable in 2020.

    Sustainability Initiative Fruit and Vegetables
  • 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