national-innovation-on-climate-resilient-agriculture

  • National Innovations on Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA) is a network project of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) launched in 2011
  • The project aims to enhance resilience of Indian agriculture to climate change and climate vulnerability through strategic research and technology demonstration. 
  • The research on adaptation and mitigation covers crops, livestock, fisheries and natural resource management. 
  • The project consists of four components viz. Strategic Research, Technology Demonstration, Capacity Building and Sponsored/Competitive Grants.