Vembanad’s fishing community protects their fish with sanctuaries

To protect the fish resources, the traditional fishing community of Vembanad Lake has started constructing fish sanctuaries in the lake

To Respect Human Rights, The Government Should Strategise To Coexist First, Not To Evict

The Simlipal tiger reserve, Odisha, was one of the few of its kind that had recognised land and community forest rights.

Where blackbuck are dearer than sons

Some villagers think the animals increase productivity by grazing on their crops.

The rookery by the bay

Forest Department watchers and volunteers from villagers make stupendous efforts to protect the eggs from dogs, jackals and others

Don’t always go by the textbook

We need Textbooks which convey updated understanding of the issues, talk of the complexities around us and respect the intelligence of students.

From pondering to coffee procurement — navigating self-doubt, power and people’s desires in BRT

Can injustices cultured over decades be mended through practices as simple as trading fairly?

In a Pickle

amla (wild and cultivated gooseberry), star gooseberry, hog plum (amtekai), kokam , ginger, star fruit ( carambola), bamboo shoot, pepper, tamarind...

Silent Valley: A controversy that focused global attention on a rainforest 40 years ago

The confrontation between development and environment; a people’s movement that got support from across the country

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