How to Save Forest Culture? ‘Silent’ Battle by Odisha’s Kondhs is The Right Lesson
The men, women and children from every family worked on a war footing to replant, restore and replenish the beauty of their aboriginal mother – the...
A Relationship with seeds - the Paataalkot story (a translation)
Dahiya Farming assures nutrition and food security, besides saving agro-biodiversity
Exploring uncultivated greens
Grown among different varieties of millet crops, the uncultivated greens have high nutritional value.
Maha gramsabha: A Unique Initiative In Central India
Apart from resistance against mining and implementation of forest rights, what other activities are taking place at the MGS level?
पातालकोट में बीजों की रिश्तेदारी (in Hindi)
दहिया खेती पोष्टिक अनाज के साथ खाद्य सुरक्षा भी करेगी, जैव विविधता भी बचाएगी।
The arrogance of the ignorant
Forests inhabited by Adivasis are some of the best conserved in the subcontinent ... and ‘indigenous knowledge’ is invaluable.
From Lodhi Garden to your dining table: Foraging for food in New Delhi
“Most of the plants dismissed as weeds are edible and we don’t even know it. We walk past them every day ..."
Tribals urge parties to ensure food security
"Tribals have an enormous storehouse of knowledge on food gathering, shifting hill cultivation, pastoralism, labour and handicrafts,”
Bhimshankar village makes the most of nature’s trail
While promoting ecotourism, the villagers try to maintain a balance between conservation, livelihood and convenience