Climate Change – Development Matters http://www.dhan.org/development-matters Monthly Development Update from DHAN Collective Fri, 04 Aug 2017 08:05:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.4.11 Climate change adaption through collective action http://www.dhan.org/development-matters/2010/10/climate-change-adaption-through-collective-action/ Tue, 05 Oct 2010 06:27:56 +0000 http://www.dhan.org/development-matters/?p=501 Ramanathapuram is one of the drought prone districts of southern Tamil Nadu in India. The total geographical area of the district is 4,08,957 hectares. Agriculture is the major livelihood of the people in this district and the total cultivation area is 1,90,268 hectares. There are no assured water sources like perennial rivers and canals. [...]]]>