Vikalp Sangam

Vikalp Sangam

Vikalp Sangam features alternative practical activities, policies, processes, technologies, and concepts/frameworks for development in India.
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This community program transformed people’s ...

From that of a despised pest to a valuable tourism asset.
on Nov 6, 2015

One of our states could turn 100% organic by end o...

Out of 74000 hectares of farm land in this state, over 50,000 hectares have already been certified as having used 'no artificial pesticides and fertil...
on Oct 5, 2015

How reinventing the wheel could help us deal with ...

The Retyrement Plan creates furniture from old tyres, aluminium foil packets and waste fabric.
on Sep 15, 2015

How to teach a girl to farm and transform her life

Landesa is educating young women in West Bengal about their right to inherit property and teaching them how to grow food for themselves and their fami...
on Aug 30, 2015

Despair and hope on the roof of the world

Haphazard development and unregulated tourism is ruining Ladakh but there are signs that locals are trying to sustain, revive and reconstruct the soci...
on Aug 28, 2015

Marudam Farm School: Where nature’s wisdom i...

Marudam farm school, set in an organic farm and powered by renewable energy, teaches its students about conscious living that respects the environment...
on Aug 21, 2015

This Rajasthan village is helping themselves by he...

Lapodiya in Rajasthan uses methods like nature conservation and creative water management techniques to help battle climate change.
on Nov 7, 2014

Schools in Telangana are growing their own midday ...

The schools growing their own midday meals are a part of the Student Amateur School Yard Agriculture project in Telangana's Medak district.
on Oct 31, 2014

How Barefoot College helps rural Rajasthan to be m...

Villagers in Tilonia, Ajmer, are learning new and sustainable ways to make their lives easier and more sustainable all at the same time.
on Sep 17, 2014

Suseum – India’s first sustainability ...

Energy Alternatives India has launched the country's first sustainability museum to create awareness among people about eco-friendly living.
on Sep 11, 2014
 

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