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FOOD AND WATER

Dryland farming revolution by dalit and adivasi women … and some men!

DDS has helped achieve food sovereignty and security for several thousand families, as also empower these women towards autonomy

HEALTH AND HYGIENE

बच्चों की फुलवारी (in Hindi)

फुलवारी में बच्चों को स्वादिष्ट, गरम पतला और मुलायम भोजन के साथ उनका खास ध्यान रखा जाता है।

FOOD AND WATER

How one woman reached out to 500, raised an agro company

“From housewives, they have become farmers, entrepreneurs and decision makers of their company.”

ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY

A pond, a community and a forest fair - The story of Mesar Van Kautik

Food festivals, trail running and mini-marathons, yoga camps, story-telling sessions and bird-watching walks lead up to Mesar Van Kautik.

ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY

Sundarbans women lead the way in making dairy farms organic

"The herbs that go into herbal concoctions used as as insect repellents and for veterinary purposes come from our own herbal gardens."

ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY

Indian tribe revives heirloom seeds for health and climate security

“The soil is us. We live in these hills as one entity, and that is most important.”

ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY

New and Useful from the Old and Useless

The weavers use about 5 kilos of the fabric extracted from old clothes to create a bedcover or other article

FOOD AND WATER

Organic theatre, conceptualised by SN Sudheer, is breaking new ground in Kerala

To empower the farmers and stakeholders in the panchayat, make them aware of the importance of protecting their water bodies and environment.

ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY

Meet Taukeer Alam, the school dropout who has become one of Uttarakhand’s top birders

He handles field equipment with ease, enters field data in computer, analyses video footage of woodpeckers, initiates nature clubs in villages...

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