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  project name ~ Revathi Saathiship

category ~ Saathi




  Project Name


Revathi Saathiship



AID Chennai









Tamil Nadu

  Budget Approved


Rs 6000


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


Jahnavi Prasad
Chitra Ranganathan











Saathiship to Revathi for ye 2011. Saathiship will help her conduct research on efficacy of organic/sustainable farming.





In 2009-2010, Revathi has helped AID revive agriculture in post-Aila Sundarban area (WB) and in the Godavari basin (AP). She also visited US as a keynote speaker for the annual AID conference and shared her findings and vision. The US visit has served as a catalyst for various agriculture focused volunteers and chapters. It has initiated contacts between AID-US and various local organizations.





Create an Organic farming movement across Tamil Nadu turning it iinto an organic state - Set up Organic farming training centers and model farms across the state - Create traditional seed banks - Undertake research projects related to organic farming practices going forward.



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