Anthra

Overview:

Anthra is an organization of women veterinary scientists working primarily on issues of livestock development in the wider context of sustainable natural resource use. Working mainly with small and marginal farmers-dalits, adivasis, pastoralists, landless groups and especially with women from these marginalized communities, Anthra has a team comprising of experts from the field of veterinary sciences, sociology, medicine, environmental sciences and communication.

Focus:

  • Livestock production and farming systems
  • Crops and fodder varieties
  • Livestock and plant genetic resources
  • Medicinal plants and health care traditions
  • Land and water use
  • Protection of indigenous knowledge

Location Head Office:

Hyderabad and Pune

Website:

http://www.anthra.org