Social Capital: An Exit Path from Poverty. An ICRISAT Success Story uri icon


  • Social capital is the ability to develop and usesocial networks and their resources. Studyingsocial capital is central to understanding how thefarming community adopts and benefits fromimproved agricultural technologies. Four casestudies conducted in India by ICRISATresearchers have shown that social capital iscrucial for successful uptake, diffusion and impactof innovations

publication date

  • 2003