January 31, Tsirang: The third project steering committee meeting for Himalica was held under the chairmanship of the Hon’ble Agriculture and Forests Secretary. The meeting endorsed the project activity plans, challenges and progress among others.
The Support to Rural Livelihoods and Climate Change Adaptation in the Himalaya (Himalica) aims to support poor and vulnerable mountain communities in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) to mitigate and adapt to climate change.
It is being implemented in Barshong which is one of the remotest geogs under Tsirang with five chiwogs and 231 households where people mainly depend on orange and vegetables for cash income.
Compiled by Choidup Zangpo, ICS
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