Transforming Livelihoods

Id: av_23
Name: Transforming Livelihoods
No. of Mins: 11
Language: English
Type: Video DVD
The film details the water scarcity problems in Sivagangai, chronically drought district of Tamil Nadu in India. Uncertainty in rainfall and continuous mismanagement of water resources such as tanks and ponds affects the farming which is the primary source of livelihood of the people in this district. DHAN Foundation joined hands with ITC and organises local communities around water bodies to restore the water resources in Singampuneri, Thiruppathur and Manamadurai blocks in Sivagangai District. This film also documents the impact of renovation works of DHAN Foundation with people contribution in this district.