Transforming India^6s Green Revolution by Research and Empowerment for Sustainable food Supplies (TIGR2ESS)
Duration: 01/Oct/2017 - 31/Dec/2021
Locations: Asia / India
Project contact: Dr Anthony Whitbread (A.Whitbread@cgiar.org)
Donor: Academic institute eg university or college
CGIAR Research Program: GLDC
The proposed project (TIGR2ESS) will develop and strengthen alliances across a carefully selected network of UK and Indian experts in crop science, hydrology, social science and policy, allowing two-way knowledge exchange partnership to define the requirements for a second Green Revolution in India, set the necessary policy agenda, and define a collaborative research programme focused on sustainable crop production and sustainable resource use (with a focus on water use from farmer to consumer in a changing monsoon climate).