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agriculture

  • The changemakers of Soan

    August 13, 2018

    In Pakistan’s Soan river basin, deeply impacted by climate change, farmers, local leaders, and innovators are embracing technologies to deal with irregular rains and rising temperatures

  • Waiting to drown in Bihar

    July 19, 2018

    Villagers in Bihar have been forced to relocate ten times as the Gandak shifts its course, and are now left with no safe place left to go

  • Do the youth of the mountains matter?

    April 20, 2018

    As a new tunnel connects the remote Lahaul valley with the rest of India for the first time, young people search for development on their own terms

  • Will the ‘educated’ save the environment?

    March 21, 2018

    Manshi Asher argues that the reliance an education providing merely literacy, connecting people to a wider world, but alienating them from their environments, has done little good to people or their ecosystems

  • Japanese appetite drives crab farming in the Sundarbans

    March 07, 2018

    In an example of how a global food supply chain can influence farming practices thousands of miles away, the Japanese appetite for mud crabs is leaving its footprint on the fragile ecosystem of the Sundarbans in Bangladesh