Research and Development for improving livelihood

Due to the inability to upgrade the technology of production the financial viability of many income generating activities has been deteriorating threatening the livelihood of the people. For example, farming activity in hills is declining because of deteriorating viability. Livelihood is also being threatened by environmental degradation, climate change, plant diseases and the lack of capacity to mitigate negative impact of these factors. Suggestions related to such problems would help MBUST to contribute to improvement of livelihood of people. [...]