ecological sustainability
Gond community to drop ancient cremation ritual to save trees

The Gond community has decided to bury instead of cremating their dead, with an aim to reduce the number of trees cut for funeral pyres.

Ecological Importance of Dry Toilets

One understands where one’s waste is going; and there is no hierarchization as the ‘user’ and the ‘cleaner’ is the same person here.

Productive Efficiency Of Traditional Multiple Cropping Systems Compared To Monocultures Of Seven Crop Species: A Benchmark Study

These family farms support cereals, fruit trees, tuber plants, vines, herbs, and vertebrate and invertebrate fauna

India’s Youth Have a Right and Duty to Resist and Create; Elders Need to Enable This or Get Out of the Way

Enable the flourishing of the youth’s own agency, be available for guiding, give them a sense of history, facilitate a range of options

Meet the man conserving otters in Maharashtra’s Western Ghats

“I am the king of Tillari River; I kill the diseased fish and maintain the health of the river system.”

Statement on The Uttarakhand Tragedy

Constitute an independent multi-disciplinary expert group to carry out a comprehensive review

A Pulicat Story: The Lagoon That Protects a City

Fisherfolk, naturalists, school children - all asking for the port project to be cancelled.

Engineer-Turned-Farmer Harnesses Wind, Solar Energy; 450 Entrepreneurs

... the winds were good between May and October, while in the remaining months the sunlight was strong,

Delhi Govt schools monetise solar power, expect to earn Rs 8.5 crore and save Rs 8.8 crore on bills!

Delhi schools are taking up this opportunity to generate green energy and improve their finances.