(ii) Develop a land use model that identifies optimal land uses for food production, income and the environment so targets related to climate smart agriculture can be met.
(iii) Assess adoption of agricultural insurance, especially index based insurance versus other risk mitigating options for managing climatic variability.
(i) Prepare a list of climate smart interventions for rice, wheat and maize crops.
(ii) Complete an economic feasibility study for climate smart interventions for rice and wheat in Bihar, Punjab and Haryana of India.
(iii) Based on a literature review, develop an inventory of climate change adaptation policies for the agricultural sector in India.
Geographical Coverage: India (Bihar, Punjab/Haryana, Terai of Nepal, and Coastal region of Bangladesh