A Space of Freedom
How an arts outreach initiative and an environmental justice campaign are together transforming public life in Chennai.
Into the World of Toys
“When the space is given, kids can come up with wonderful ideas. Our idea is to give them that room and allow them to get into a world beyond just...
At a school in Kanchipuram, teachers and students harvest manure from dry composting toilets, thus paying possibly the best tribute to Gandhi
Sustainability is a breeze
Residents of a Kottayam town have turned a dumpyard into a roadside rural foodcourt
Scientists say a vulture’s services worth over Rs 5 lakh
A vulture safety zone for breeding 600 birds and releasing them in the wild would cost 75% of the cost of a medium carcass rendering plant.
Rooftop farmers reap rich harvests
These urban farmers educate people about the benefits of organic farming and also do their bit to make the city a cleaner, greener place to live.
Paaduks: Shoes with soul
Inspired by an article that spoke of the possibility of using waste tyres as soles for shoes, the team dove into exploring this idea
A flawed agenda for development
A narrow focus on growth-led development is the cause of the world’s sustainability crisis, not its solution
Uger: New beginnings in sustainable, safe, and dignified menstruation
Uger, a grassroots enterprise, is helping Indian women understand why they need to look beyond the disposable pad.