India finally announced that it would increase its targets of restoring degraded lands from 21 million hectares to 26 million hectares.
Managing natural resources, the sustainable way
Sustainable development, still an unfinished agenda
Agriculture is of central importance to India’s economy with more than half of the workforce in the country depending on it for their livelihoods. However, it is increasingly being threatened due to climate-change-induced changing rainfall patterns and water scarcity having a negative impact on production.