A consultation on farm widows issues was organized at Prakriti in February 2018. The consultation was jointly organized by Mahila Kisan Adhikar Manch (MAKAAM) and Maharashtra women’s Commission
The consultation discussed and resolved to address problems faced by farm widows with regard to land rights, health care, access to bank credit etc. The consultation was attended by farm widows from the district of Wardha, Yavatmal, Akola and Amravati.
Divisional commissioners, District Collectors, Officials from NABARD, Agriculture Department , Health directorate attended the consultation.