Sikkim’s Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve braids nature with culture as tourism expands
" Biocultural knowledge is the secret of how communities have responded and adapted to climate change and globalisation"
Ecologies of Hope and Transformation: Post-Development Alternatives from India (2018)
The stories in the book challenge inequality, ecological damage, centralised governance, and the currently dominant model of development.
Why we need a new perspective on rivers
Water flowing in a river basin is a complex mixture of physical, chemical and biological contents.
Forty Names of Clouds
Traditional desert dwellers, traveling mostly on foot, have an innate knowledge of this vast and differentiated land. They map it in inches
Farming is a way of living that is more sustainable: Kishore
Setting up a model farm, where everything is grown (organically)...
Organic Food Market Opens at Rayagada
Prices of different goods are decided mutually by the farmers and the consumers on a monthly basis.
What would a thriving rural space look like?
Understanding that the more important role of the pond was to recharge underground reservoirs and if the water stays longer more will percolate...
A Village Where Farmers Adopt And Nurture Rare Birds Even If They Harm The Crops!
These villagers have happily adopted the birds. That is why, gradually, this place has become a hub of rare migratory birds.