Jagdeesh Rao: restoring India's damaged farmlands

Jagdeesh Rao: restoring India’s damaged farmlands

Through land restoration and establishing community governance mechanisms, FES has worked to bring sustainable land management to over 200,000 hectares of common property rangelands, forests and water resources in India. Their work has improved the livelihoods of 1.7 million people living in more than 4,000 villages, and influenced national environmental policy.