Mining conflict and transformative alternatives in Korchi
Communities in Korchi taluka of Gadchiroli district (Maharashtra) devise governance models to protect their forests and livelihoods.
Hill community was losing touch with its language. Then it turned to Whatsapp
They share stories, poems and songs in Runglwo, giving members a chance to learn and practise the language.
उत्तराखंड की इस विलुप्त होती भाषा को बचाने में वॉट्सऐप बना मददगार (in Hindi)
विविध सोशल मीडिया पर कई ग्रुप बन गए जहां लोग रंगलो भाषा में ऑडियो रिकॉर्डिंग पोस्ट करने लगे। रंगलो के शब्द और उनके अर्थ भी शेयर हो रहे हैं
In Kashmir, an imperilled zone of peace
" ... a number of peaceful protests were organised here and in Srinagar and no incident of violence was ever reported,”
How local democracy is solving water issues in southern Rajasthan
"One of the reasons for opting for this approach is the relatively low cost of these community ponds - it cost a 10th of one under NREGA."
‘Giving land tenure rights to commons can prevent degradation’
“Commons are not only a safety net but provide the foundation for agriculture and livestock production systems. "
Kerala to Follow Collective Farming Instead of Corporate Farming, Says State Agriculture Minister
Community networks are involved in collective farming (which is based on social ownership of means of production and collective labour.)
माणसं तोडत राहिलो तर चळवळी मोठ्या होणार कशा?- डाॅ.आ.ह.साळुंखे (in Marathi)
जो आपल्या विचारांचा नाही तो आपल्या विचारांचा व्हावा असे वाटत असेल तर त्यांच्याशी अत्यंत प्रेमाने संवाद साधत राहायला हवे.
Generating alternative sources of livelihood through farm forests
Vegetables, pulses and oilseeds were cultivated, protected and nurtured ... The produce was equally shared by members