By Renofasa reporter

Pilot RENOFASA activities have kicked off in Africa and South Asia.

The six month trial was kicked off in Uganda by Patrick Luganda, the RENOFASA Coordinator and Team leader in the Central and Eastern districts of the country. Seasonal climate information is being disseminated through the Village Learning and Communication Centres (VLCCs).

In India, the project under similar activities was flagged off by Dr. Nabansu Chattopadhyay Deputy Director General of the India Meteorological Department and Head of Agro Meteorology Division.

The India projec is in the West Bengal districts. The pilot activities will conclude early next year with a report to the RENOFASA Launch conference to take place in India. More details coming.