Tag Archive: Agriculture

Domestic resources utilization in India for a short term goal

Drought hit parts of Maharashtra, floods in south and west Odisha, Uttarakhand floods, cyclone Phailin and Kashmir floods. These were the catastrophic events that have occurred in recent past in India. The nexus… Continue reading

Is The World Ready For Climate Migrants?

Last month, the pictures of Rohingya Muslims struggling at sea were some of the most tragic and unsettling images to hit the world. With their bodies wasting away and despair in their eyes,… Continue reading

Indian Farmers Protest for Seed Sovereignty on Quit India Day

This year marks the 71st anniversary of the Quit India movement which called for civil disobedience to meet independence from the British rule in 1942. On the eve of Quit India day on… Continue reading

Protecting Indonesia’s forests is a global responsibility.

Kwatisore is a tiny coastal hamlet in Papua, Indonesia, famous for the fragrant bark of Gaharu and Moso’oi trees that grow here. For the people of Kwatisore, the business from the trees is… Continue reading

Drought in Maharashtra: A Man-made Disaster

The state of Maharashtra in the western region of India is facing its worst drought so far as claimed by the Union Agriculture Minister, Sharad Pawar and the Chief Minister of state, Prithviraj… Continue reading