India: Agroecology and Food Security in the Himalaya
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India: Agroecology and Food Security in the Himalaya

Study in Sikkim, a stunning mountainous state and ecological hotspot.

Sikkim stands at the forefront of national and regional food politics. Its traditional agricultural systems maintain rich agro-biodiversity critical in ensuring nutritional security among mountain communities. It was the first state in India to legislate 100 percent adoption of organic food production.

Highlights
  • Analyze food production and nutritional security in one of the most fragile, important, and biodiverse ecological systems in the world.
Locations
Asia » India
Program Type
Provider
Subject Areas
Agriculture
Ecology
Degree Level
Bachelors
Timeframe
Summer
Accommodation
Host Family
Language
English
Price Details
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Other Locations
Sikkim

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