On 18 and 19 January 2023, NEN Assam organized a two day workshop on 'Development of Community Seed Banks, Seed Management & Storage' as a part of 'Building Transformational Leadership - Towards Equitable and Sustainable Change'. 45 women peer leaders from five districts (Kamrup-rural, Golaghat,Darrang, Udalguri, Dhemaji) participated in this workshop. Resource person Seno Tsuhah, Advisor NEN and Nenterprise, conducted the two day workshop and trained the women on issues of-
- The local food system and the global politics of food and seed.
- Importance of Community Seed Banks and role of women as knowledge holders.
- The resource person Seno had trained the participants on agro biodiversity mapping and ways of resource mobilization for the establishment of seed banks.