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New Awakenings in the Trans-Himalaya

As threats to common properties magnify, as people’s traditional access to living systems is

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Expensive technologies cannot solve India’s waste problem

The core question India needs to address: how to reduce the generation of waste in an economy, which thrives on spiraling consumption and production

India generates over 150,000 tonnes of municipal solid waste (MSW) per day. According to the World

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The Farce of ‘Integrated Waste Management’ in Himachal Pradesh

What is an open dumping yard in reality is – on paper – an ‘integrated solid waste management facility’ for which a local authority has received clearance from the environment ministry.

Globally, environmental racism has been about the trash of over-consuming rich countries finding its

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There Are Ecological Limits to Growth – Just Look at Himachal Pradesh

As the state’s situation worsens, the only two choices in front of the Himachali people will

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Forest Dependent Livelihoods

Press release: Himachal Groups join forest rights groups; reject draft national forest policy

17/4/2018 
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Himachal Van Adhikar Manch is one of the 150 signatories of the submission made to the Ministry of Environment

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What Lies Behind the Resistance to India’s Highest Dam?

Not only has the government failed to do a cost-benefit analysis of building the Pancheshwar Dam or assess its environmental impact

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Common Effluent “ill-treatment” in World’s third largest pharma hub

A report by Manshi Asher and Sumit Mahar

Last month, on October 14th, around noon, there was a massive

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