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Community Stewardship Approach to protect & restore Mangrove Plantation on mudflats of Sundarbans

Santosh Kumar Malakar. Steward of Jharkhali Gram Panchayat quoted “In spite of my livelihood dependencies on agriculture and pond fishery, I do visit to protect the plantation and natural sapling fr...

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A sensible community…the key to mangrove conservation in Sundarban

“Badabon (The mangrove) saved our village many times from being washed away by these harsh rivers…we are committed to protect it, whatever that may cost”- replied an optimistic young face of Lak...

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Jhaki Sikari stands out as the woman for mangrove conservation in Sundarbans

Special tribute on International Women’s Day Jhoki Sikari taught us once again that the bond between nature and humans is not merely dependent on economic value. She comes from the distant villag...

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Less is more: Climate-smart agricultural techniques maximise income and land productivity

Location: Badadiya, Odisha, India. 16th May 2018 In Badadiya village in Odisha, India, agriculture generates little income – yet many households are forced to rely on it for lack of viable alternat...