Indian village beats drought, one raindrop at a time
Ralegan Siddhi has remained water-sufficient for four decades, even in the severe droughts of 2014 and 2015 that triggered thousands of farmer suic...
A Space of Freedom
How an arts outreach initiative and an environmental justice campaign are together transforming public life in Chennai.
Learning from Mahatma Gandhi’s insights on economic democracy
Mahatma Gandhi’s ideas on gram swaraj and his thoughts on economic democracy through creative localisation could well be the new launch pad to crea...
Go local, be water secure
With committed citizen groups working with the local government it is possible to preserve heritage and be water sufficient.
Chetna Andolan's "Best Ecologist Award 2016"
Participants were judged on their ability to cut grass without harming other plants, and on their knowledge of the forest.
आदिवासी जानते हैं स्वाद और पौष्टिकता (in Hindi)
१० महीने की जरूरतें खेत से पूरी हो जाती हैं, २ माह का गुजारा जंगल से हो जाता है.
A Common Right: Defending Communal Forests in India
One of the village leaders shares the story of how they were able to protect their lands and secure the future of their community.
A river comes to people
Nanduwali started flowing again when the villagers of Ghewar decided to work with nature and not against it.
Behind the beautiful forevers
The difference it can make for women in slums to have safe, clean sanitation facilities, the time it can free up for them, the freedom it gives them.