Removing forest dwellers from areas to protect biodiversity costs more than involving them: report
"... Such examples of realising economic benefits have a direct positive impact on forest growth,”
Gandhi’s relevance in the time of global crises
For Gandhi, swaraj had to be built ‘bottom-up’, from the village outwards across the landscape ...
देसी बीजों की खेती ने भूख से बचाया (in Hindi)
तालाबंदी के कारण जब बाजार बंद थे, रोजगार और पैसों का अभाव था, तब उनको पौष्टिक अनाज व सब्जी बाड़ी…
विश्वनागरिकता के नये संदर्भ (in Hindi)
विश्वनागरिकता को ग्रहण करने की शुरुआत, वास्तव में इतिहास और भूगोल से आगे बढ़ने का अध्याय है।
Stories of Change – case studies on Development Action and Impact
Encouraging social sector organisations to invest in developing a grounded knowledge base
Ecology is for the People
Democracy is - citizens governing the country at all levels, most importantly in our gram sabhas and ward sabhas.
Phasepardhis, from Hunters to Keepers: Journey of Transformation
Phasepardhis, an adivasi community, use their traditional knowledge to regenerate grasslands and support its wildlife, enhancing livelihoods
‘Phasepardhi’s and the Lesser Florican
A hunting tribe is now protecting birds, regenerating grasslands and ensuring dignified livelihoods for themselves
Reforesting the hillsides of the Himalayas
Alaap has taken on a mountain of a challenge - restoring Himalayan native forests, involving community and engaging with government
On rights, the Congress manifesto scores over the BJP
An alternative approach to well being ... would democratise the economy, promote healthy living and respect rights of nature too.