Event-Report

Date

Name of events

Organized by

Venue / Place

Minutes/Proceedings/Published

27-29 September 2007

New paradigm for rainfed farming – support systems and incentives

WASSAN / CSA / ICAR

NASC Complex, New Delhi

Yes

June 22-23, 2009

Brainstorming workshop on “Rethinking Rainfed Farming – Crafting an agriculture policy appropriate to the Rainfed Lands”

WASSAN

MANAGE, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Yes

July 9-10, 2009

National workshop on “Synthesizing Experiences in Promotion of Backyard Poultry”

PDP, IPSA, SAPPLP, RLN and WASSAN

Project Directorate on Poultry (PDP), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Yes

11-13 May 2010

Documentation workshop (writeshop) on “Reviving Rainfed Crops with a focus on Millets – Understanding Experiences and Designing Future Strategies”

WASSAN

CRIDA, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

To be prepared

14 May 2010

Revitalizing Rainfed Agriculture – RRA Network Meeting

RRA network

CRIDA, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Yes

16-18 August 2010

Launching meeting on Enhancing soil productivity in Rainfed Areas – RRA pilot initiative

WASSAN

CWS Conference Hall, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Yes

27-28, January 2011

Evolving an Alternative Paradigm for Seeds Systems for Rainfed Agriculture

SATVIK

ICECD Campus, Bopal, Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Yes

23-24 February 2011

RRA Network Meeting

Ford Foundation India

Ford Foundation Office, New Delhi

No

23 March 2011

Consultation meeting on Karnataka RRA Initiative

IDF

Hotel Nahar Heritage, Bangalore, Karnataka

No

25 March 2011

Brainstorming on Credits – Markets Institutions for Rainfed Agriculture

HIVOS

Hotel Nahar Heritage, Bangalore, Karnataka

No

12 April 2011

Preliminary Consultation on Realizing the Potential of Rainfed Areas using MGNREGS

RRA network

NAC, New Delhi

No

18 April 2011

Research interaction with economists at IGIDR and exploring institutional collaboration with IGIDR in the research on RRA issues

IGIDR

IGIDR Campus, Mumbai, Maharashtra

No

28-29, June 2011

National Workshop on Improving Soil Productivity in Rainfed Areas

IISS, CRIDA and WASSAN

IISS, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh

To be prepared

7-9, December 2011

Extended Core Group meeting

RRA network

Ecumenical Christian Centre, Bangalore, Karnataka

To be prepared

5-7, November 2012

Partners' Meeting - Sharing, Review and Planning

Samaj Pragati Sahayog (SPS), Dewas, Madhya Pradesh

Baba Amte Centre for People’s Empowerment, Dewas, Madhya Pradesh

Yes

10-14, December 2012

RRA Comprehensive Pilot Base Level Training

IDF, Bengaluru, Karnataka

BIRD-K Campus, Tiptur, Karnataka

To be prepared

20-21, December, 2012

Designing RRA meeting

RRA network

The Golkonda Hotel, Hyderabad, Masab Tank

Yes

7th – 10th May 2013

The RRA Review meeting

RRA network

Ford Foundation Office, New Delhi

Yes

14th – 15th May, 2013

National Workshop on “Rainfed Farming Systems Program under 12th FYP: Evolving an Operational Framework”

CRIDA, Hyderabad

CRIDA Conference Hall, Hyderabad

Yes

25th July 2013

First Governance Board Meeting of RRA network

RRA network

Planning Commission Office, New Delhi (2 pm to 5:00 pm)

Yes

12th – 13th August, 2013

Capacity Building Strategy Development Meeting

RRA network

MANAGE Executive Hall – I, Hyderabad

-

22 - 23 August, 2013

Science, Technology and Innovation Capacities: Sustainable: Sustainable Development in Tribal Rainfed Agro-ecosystems (presented to DST - SEED, New Delhi)

RRA network

DST - SEED, New Delhi

-

2nd – 6th September, 2013

National Workshop on Revitalizing Rainfed Agriculture – First Program for the South Zone (Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka)

MANAGE – RRA Network

MANAGE, Hyderabad

-

23rd – 27th September, 2013

National Workshop on Revitalizing Rainfed Agriculture – Second Program for the Eastern Zone (Odisha, Jharkhand and West Bengal)

MANAGE – RRA Network

MANAGE, Hyderabad

-

19th – 20th November, 2013

Workshop on "Understanding and Planning Inland Fishery Development in Rainfed Areas in India"

RRA Network

MANAGE, Hyderabad

Yes

17th – 19th December, 2013

District level workshop on “Revitalizing Rainfed Agriculture in Arid Regions” organized by MANAGE and RRA network in partnership with their Kachchh partners.

MANAGE – RRA Network

Krantiveer Shyamji Krishna Varma University, Bhuj- Kutch

Yes

January 20-23, 2014

Program Inception and Training Workshop

RRA – PACS Fisheries Programme

SAKHI Resource Centre, Madhubani, Bihar

Yes

May 12-15, 2014

Training Programme on "Revitalization of Rainfed Agriculture (RRA)"

RRA Network

MANAGE, Hyderabad

-

July 15-16, 2014

Orientation and Brainstorming Programme on Operationalizing Climate Change and Sustainable Agriculture Programmes under NMSA in Jharkhand

RRA Network, MANAGE, Jharkhand Govt.

Krishak Bhavan, Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi

Yes

6th December, 2014

Second Governance Board Meeting of RRA network

RRA network

RRA Secretariat Office, New Delhi

Yes

December 26th-27th, 2014

Proceedings of the State Level Workshop on Operationalizing National Mission on Sustainable Agriculture (NMSA) Programs in Madhya Pradesh

RRA Network, MANAGE, M.P. Govt.

CIAE, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh

Yes

4th February 2015

State Level Workshop on National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture (NMSA)

RRA Network, MANAGE, WB Govt.

SAMETI, R.K. Mission, Narendrapur, West Bengal

Yes

2nd - 4th April 2015

Planning Meeting for RRA CP

Parivartthan and RRA network

Parivartthan, Malkangiri

-

16th - 17th, April 2015

Training on Poultry Vaccination and Desi Breed Farm

RRA Malkangiri - RRA Network

Capacity Building Centre, Malkangiri, Odisha

Yes

2nd - 3rd July 2015

Training Programme Report on Desi Backyard Poultry Management

CAVS, WASSAN, RRA Network

Kotha Baleru Village, Srikakulam district, Andhra Pradesh

Yes

9th - 10th, July 2015

Training Programme Report on Millets based Consumption Benefits and Recipes

VSK - RRA network

Chhaterpur, Palamau district, Jharkhand

Yes

9th - 10th, July 2015

Proceedings of the training on Desi Bird Breed Farm Management and Preventive Vaccination

VSK - RRA network

Chhaterpur, Palamau district, Jharkhand

Yes

22nd - 24th July 2015

State Level Meetings for scaling up of RRA programme in Malkangiri district, Odisha with Departments of Agriculture, Horticulture and Livestock

State Government, Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Yes

27th - 31st July 2015

Workshop on preparation of NMSA Cluster wise plans

RRA network

AKRSP-I

-

15th - 16th December 2015

Annual Planning Workshop of RRA network

RRA network

MANAGE, Hyderabad

Yes

27th January 2016

First Round Table Meeting on "Comprehensive Revival of Millets - Securing Nutrition and Surviving Droughts in southern India"

RRA network - ASHA Network

NKC Centre for Development Studies, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Yes

8th February 2016

Launching of Comprehensive Revival of Millets Program (For Adivasi Mandals of Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam and East Godavari Districts)

RRA network

Vizianagaram Youth Hostel

Yes

29th March 2016

Second Round Table Meeting on "Discussion on Evolving Program Modalities for Revival of Millets Program of Government of Odisha"

RRA network - ASHA Network

NKC Centre for Development Studies, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Yes

4th April 2016

Third Round Table Meeting on "Evolving Program Modalities for Revival of Millets Program of Government of Odisha

RRA network - ASHA Network

NKC Centre for Development Studies, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Yes

11st May 2016

Fourth Round Table Meeting on “Understanding Challenges for Kharif 2016 & Evolving Research Indicators for Revival of Millets Program of Government of Odisha” for Revival of Millets Program of Government of Odisha

RRA network - ASHA Network

NKC Centre for Development Studies, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Yes