Tag: Environmental degradation
Chhattisgarh: Rapid Industrialisation Threatens Tribal Livelihood
Rajesh Gupta / June 28, 2016
The rapid industrialisation of Chhattisgarh has disrupted the environmental balance of the region. The livelihoods of the millions of indigenous people that depended on forest resources of the region are at stake, as the forests succumb to industries and mining activities. Rajesh Gupta, Video Volunteer community correspondent captures the loss...
Polythene Ban? It Exists Only On Paper
Devidas Gaonkar / November 29, 2010
Despite a ban, rampant use of polythene continues in Goa.
Flourishing Mines Devastates Farmland
Devidas Gaonkar / November 15, 2010
Mines in Goa destroy local tribal communities’ livelihood, while benefiting a few corporations
Pandharpur YatraThe Real Cost
Rohini Pawar / August 23, 2010
Every year the Pandharpur yatra of Maharashtra generates an enormous pile of garbage, making people sick in dozens of villages.