Watershed Project -- Bhujal (Water sustainability project in 3 villages of Babina Block, Jhansi District, MP)
Duration: 01/May/2011 - 30/Apr/2016
Donor: Foundation or Trust,Coca-Cola India Foundation-India
CGIAR Research Program: Dryland Cereals
The objectives of this initiative are to: enhance water availability in target villages through rainwater harvesting and recharging of the wells to demonstrate that science-based interventions can increase water availability; enhance water use efficiency through various good agricultural practices (GAP) for sustainable management of water and land resources and thus increase overall agricultural productivity; and establish pit project demonstrating impact within five years of its inception and transform them as model villages with more interventions in different phases.