Partnerships and Links

Tea and Climate: A Research Project Looking at the Impacts of Climate Change on Tea Production in Assam, India –  Dr. Ellie Biggs is the UK-based principle investigator for this collaborative project between the University of Southampton and the Tea Research Association. This project investigates the impacts of climate change on tea production and livelihoods in North-East India. The team is exploring themes of climate variability, land management practices and climate-smart agriculture. This is a two-year project funded by the UK-India Education Research Initiative UKIERI (2014-2016).