Hakki Pikki: The global nomads of Karnataka
The Hakki Pikkis are an entrepreneurial community. Theirs is an economy of subsistence and the marginalised. Their trade networks do not conform to the known notions of the ‘poor’.
Self help is the best help – Indigenous farmers stand strong against economic slowdown
An initiative to sell local produce has enabled the farmer groups to access diverse local markets in a decentralized manner