National Seminar on Food Security and Rainfed Agriculture in India: Issues, Challenges and Prospects
Organized by M. P. Institute of Social Science Research, Ujjain (An ICSSR Institute)
28 February to 1 March 2018
Call for Papers
MPISSR, Ujjain is organising a National Seminar on Food Security and Rainfed Agriculture in India: Issues, Challenges and Prospects during 28 February and 1 March, 2018.
Papers are invited on the following sub-themes: Situational Analysis of Food Security in India and Governmental Initiatives, Assessment of PDS in terms of access, availability and distribution of foodgrains, Impact of irrigation facilities and Watershed Management on Agricultural Productivity, Change in occupational structure from agriculture to other means of livelihood for ensuring food security, Overall growth of agriculture in India in terms of infrastructure, diversification, crop change and other developments, Relationship between welfare schemes with employment and livelihood and its impact on ensuring food security and Dependence of marginalized population for food security on agriculture and other activities.
Dates for submission of abstract along with full paper: February, 4, 2018. For further information contact: Dr. Manu Gautam (firstname.lastname@example.org). M.P. Institute of Social Science Research, 6 Professor Ram Sakha Gautam Marg, Bharatpuri Administrative Zone, UJJAIN (MP) – 456010, Phone: 0734-2510978.