We are addicted to convenience, and it's a fatal attraction both for us and the planet

Ready-made meals, motorised transport, smartphones make our lives a lot easier, but at what cost?

A Space of Freedom

How an arts outreach initiative and an environmental justice campaign are together transforming public life in Chennai.

Village women clean only freshwater lake in Odisha, revive tourism

Under the Cloth for Work initiative steered by Goonj, 30 women from Malabiharpur village took up the task of cleaning 2,000 sq ft area of the lake.

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...

The SHEN Story

How a women-led handicraft enterprise in Spiti is helping in the conservation of the elusive Snow Leopard

Diversity in Mumbai

The common thread that weaves different religious groups is culture - diverse and inclusive culture.

Glimpses of the Food Sangam at Muniguda, Odisha

The sangam started with a mini food festival and a public event which saw participation of people including children from surrounding grampanchayat...

The Search For Radical Alternatives: Key Elements And Principles

This could be a powerful new movement to provide some light at the end of what currently seems a very dark passage through which India is moving.

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.

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