Organization: Chintan Himalayan Trust
City/Country: Himalayan Region, India
Women in Himalayan region of India associated with Chintan Himalayan Trust,India, collectively sowing seeds (as part of collective trial ) in their fields. These are the traditional seeds ( paddy, millets, lentils etc) which are almost on the verge of extinction or have become extinct in their areas. This is being done as part of revival of traditional seeds in their villages. These seeds are extremely important to reduce vulnerability and increase resilience especially in the face of climate change.