The Inner Line Reserve Forest, the events that led to the forest's demarcation, and the colonial history of resource extraction in Northeast India lie at the heart of border clashes between Mizoram and Assam.
The earnings from the land Dangi women own do not reach them: these benefits are monopolised by the men in their families.
One factor binds all the families displaced by dam building in Gujarat: the women experienced the resettlement differently from men.
A combination of judicial and civic action is attempting to protect India's coasts from its own regulators.
What makes India's environmental protests songs so unique and remarkable that they are still in use decades after they were first sung?
Lockdowns and COVID-19 policies within the Protected Areas that Van Gujjars inhabit during the summer have diminished their autonomy over their livelihood.
State marginalisation of nomadic pastoralists is felt by two Himalayan communities—the Bakarwals of Jammu & Kashmir, & the Van Gujjars of Uttarakhand.
PBRs are an opportunity to discuss and incorporate the traditional ecological knowledge of local communities and their socio-natural relationships.
While Delhi's Master Plan 2041 proposes green belts and parks along the Yamuna, it excludes those dependent on its resources: like Delhi’s 2,500 fishers.