TRA ETP Joint Work on Small Growers Training & Development/ Climate Change

TRA and ETP discussed on issues of the industry at a meeting held at the Ethical Tea Partnership London office on 15th June 2015 and it was decided to undertake a project on mitigation of climate change effects similar to the one carried out by ETP in Africa and train small tea growers on a pilot scale in North Bengal region.  The team also attended the TEAMUP 2015 held on the 16th June 2015 wherein the Chairman TRA made a presentation on the current issues of Indian tea industry and highlighted the role of R&D. ETP agreed to fund these projects on training and also bring out a pictorial booklet on PPC implementation.