Reimagining Wellbeing: Villages opening spaces for Self-Governance
resisting mining ... and moving towards social, political, economic and ecological transformation
Restoring tank irrigation can strengthen rural climate resilience
A comprehensive water policy that includes tank irrigation, groundwater and canal irrigation, is needed.
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.
Glimpses of Kachchh Vikalp Sangam
The sixth Vikalp Sangam gathering was organised at Bhuj by local groups and individuals ...
Kerala’s Nursery For Future Women Politicians
Kudumbashree has metamorphosed into a nursery for women political leaders is clear. In 2010, almost 5,500 members won the local self government polls.
Dayamani Barla: a tribal's tale of struggle and why she can't stop
The Munda tribal's life and mission, which reflects courage, inspiration, a continuing struggle and hope for a better future, in her own words.
The Other Half: Wisdom beyond schooling
Thousands of women who have graduated from the ‘school of life’ are transforming village panchayats with their able governance.
Tribals prefer traditional way of governance over Panchayati Raj
Adivasis, especially from the Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups, have expressed their desire to continue their traditional forms of governance...