This is session is part of the Webinar "Dialogue on Alternatives in the Time of Global Crises".

Dialogue 12: Covid 19 - Women Farmers Adapt and Innovate!: Alternative models developed by women farmers in India

with Women farmers and members of MAKAAM (India)

MAKAAM -Women farmers rights- forum will share their experiences and innovations to sustain and adapt to covid circumstances for food and livelihoods security ; and to innovate for marketting of produce and planning in uncertain times.
  • Date: Sunday 4th October
  • Time: 13:30 (UTC/GMT)
  • Duration: 120 minutes


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About the the presenters

Session I: Access to Food and Employment

Sushilamma, Women farmer leader, Anantha Women Farmer Producer Organization- facilitated by S. Ashalatha for REDS, Andhra Pradesh

Nirmala Kathwate, facilitated by Suvarna Damle, Prakriti, Maharashtra

Kumaribai, Korchi, Amhi Amchya Arogyasathi, Maharashtra

Moderator: Seema Kulkarni

Session II: Access to market and planning for Agriculture(Kharif) season

Varsha, Secretary Ratanmahal Adivasi Mahila Sanjeev Khet Utpadan ane Vechan Mandali, facilitated by Neeta Hardikar, ANANDI, Gujarat

Suneeta Kashyap, Umang, Uttarakhand

Dariyaben, Women farmer leader, Sarthi, member organization of WGWLO, facilitated by Karen, WGWLO, Gujarat

Moderator: Shilpa Vasavada

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