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Dryland farming revolution by dalit and adivasi women … and some men!

DDS has helped achieve food sovereignty and security for several thousand families, as also empower these women towards autonomy

How one woman reached out to 500, raised an agro company

“From housewives, they have become farmers, entrepreneurs and decision makers of their company.”

Sundarbans women lead the way in making dairy farms organic

"The herbs that go into herbal concoctions used as as insect repellents and for veterinary purposes come from our own herbal gardens."

New and Useful from the Old and Useless

The weavers use about 5 kilos of the fabric extracted from old clothes to create a bedcover or other article

Organic theatre, conceptualised by SN Sudheer, is breaking new ground in Kerala

To empower the farmers and stakeholders in the panchayat, make them aware of the importance of protecting their water bodies and environment.

Meet Taukeer Alam, the school dropout who has become one of Uttarakhand’s top birders

He handles field equipment with ease, enters field data in computer, analyses video footage of woodpeckers, initiates nature clubs in villages...

Bhimshankar village makes the most of nature’s trail

While promoting ecotourism, the villagers try to maintain a balance between conservation, livelihood and convenience

Government of India (GoI) asks states to learn from Odisha Millet Mission (OMM) model

"All the states to adopt and learn from the OMM model for its emphasis on reviving millets on farms and on plates! "

Dignity by Design: A Life Free of 'mal' (feces)

For the women manual scavengers in Madhya Pradesh, a stitching centre is adding dignity back to their lives.

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