Project Details



  • To enhance the resilience of Indian agriculture to climatic variability and climate change through strategic research on adaptation and mitigation
  • To validate and demonstrate climate resilient technologies on farmers' fields
  • To strengthen the capacity of scientists and other stakeholders in climate resilient agriculture
  • To draw policy guidelines for wider scale adoption of resilience-enhancing technologies and options


  • Selection of promising crop genotypes and livestock breeds with greater tolerance to climatic stress.

  • Existing best bet practices for climate resilience demonstrated in 150 vulnerable districts.

  • Infrastructure at key research institutes for climatic change research strengthened.

  • Adequately trained scientific man power to take up climate change research in the country and empowered farmers to cope with climate variability.


      Enhanced resilience of agricultural production in vulnerable regions of the country.