Towards an Ethics of Permanence
We must recognise that we human beings are not in any sense apart from nature, not observers of nature but participants or actors in its cosmic dra...
Dear Humans, how long will you live?
All the pressing concerns about pollution, waste, rising temperatures, and so on boil down to the need for a transformation of our value systems.
Kalpavriksh in global Transformative Knowledge Network
Social scientists bring a wealth of knowledge about social transformation that will be critical to dealing with environmental change and sustainabi...
नियमगिरी के आदिवासियों की खेती (in Hindi)
खाद्य सुरक्षा, जैव विविधता, मौसम बदलाव और पऱ्यावरणीय दृष्टि से भी इसका महत्व आज बढ गया है। On Jhum agriculture around Niyamgiri
A flawed agenda for development
A narrow focus on growth-led development is the cause of the world’s sustainability crisis, not its solution
Ladakh Diary: Changing Climate
“He who experiences the unity of life sees his own self in all beings, and all beings in his own self.” - Buddha
A Subaltern View of Climate Change
For those earning more than Rs 30,000 pm to become sustainable their total emissions would have to be halved ...
Khadi Production in India: A Way Forward to Green Economy?
Ecological economists like Tim Jackson, Peter Victor, and others talk about prosperity without growth and highlight the need for greening the econ...
The Cynic and the Boatbuilder
...when any thing changes, all things change. Herein lies validation for the idea that the boat-builder is creating a template for others to change.