The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced the award of a $1.7 million grant to the Centers for International Projects Trust (CIPT) to implement the Water-Agriculture-Livelihood Security in India program. The program will help improve farmers' livelihoods and food security in Punjab, Gujarat, and either Bihar or Jharkhand - all significant contributors to India's overall food security. Public and private sector collaboration coupled with innovation are key elements of this new program.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)'s South Asia Regional Initiative for Energy (SARI/Energy) program, in cooperation with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), is hosting a South Asia Regional Conference on Policies and Regulations to Increase Cross Border Energy Trade at the Hyatt Regency hotel in New Delhi starting today.
Last updated: March 10, 2014