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Breaking updates from the ground on Forest Rights Act, tribal forest rights and local communities rights on forests
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The Panda Bare 12h
Can you hear the deafening silence from WWF's top brass, , etc?
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Please see this extremely important documentary film which exposes conservation's suffering in India
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Peter Holmgren May 24
Two issues with this critic of story: - Doesn't respond to basic thesis that offsetting is not a solution, instead attacks messenger. - Comes from ngo conglomerate that is a big taker of public finance.
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Forest Rights May 24
At least 133 land conflicts related to forest rights in India, affecting investment worth $30 billion approximately
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Ketan Nardhani May 24
, a unique model urban forest in the middle of Mumbai, India's busiest metropolis, and home to hundreds of animals and 27 aboriginal/ adivasi Warli tribal hamlets. is under threat today. Let's join hands to save it!
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Forest Rights May 24
With more than 150 million forest dwellers, the scope of is thus immense to protect the livelihoods of forest dwellers, and to manage forests sustainably.
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Forest Rights May 24
Proposed amendment to Indian Forest Act may "displace" traditional forest dwellers
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Forest Rights May 24
Environmental charter for the new government
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Forest Rights May 24
Conservation Colonisation - this documentary lays bare the pain and suffering of local communities who pay the prices of conservation models pushed by organisations like .
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Forest Rights May 24
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Forest Rights May 24
Replying to @PSainath_org
It is really important to understand that the proposed Indian Forest Act Amendment would extend the powers enjoyed by Forest Department in Kaziranga to all forest areas in India, including using arms on adivasis and forest dwellers
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Forest Rights May 24
Replying to @nit_set @samar11 and 16 others
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Forest Rights May 24
Documentary on how fortress violates human rights of local communities and adivasis .
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Land Conflict Watch May 23
Land acquisition for the Kharak Dam project violated the Forest Conservation Act and the Environment (Protection) Act. The affected farmers have demanded fair compensation and a comprehensive rehabilitation plan.
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Hindustan Times May 24
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Colin Todhunter May 23
Destructive arrogance that says indigenous knowledge gained over centuries is of lower value than that acquired in a school. Far from the imagination to distinguish between Adivasis who know about living sensibly with nature & the rest who plunder & don't
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