User: subbu Topic: Adivasi
Category: Specific Issues :: Forests
Last updated: Sep 15 2019 11:37 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Saving Aarey: Why a city with a weak protest culture is demonstrating to protect Mumbai’s green lung 15.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
State authorities want to cut 2,700 trees in Aarey forest to build a metro car shed but citizens are having none of it.
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Government committed to give land titles to legitimate forest dwellers: Prakash Javadekar 13.9.2019 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
The government is committed to give land titles to all legitimate forest dwellers as they are a part of the forest development strategy, Union environment minister Prakash Javadekar said on Friday. He was addressing a press conference on the concluding day of the 14th Conference of Parties (COP 14) to the United Nations Convention on Desertification (UNCCD) here.
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Indigenous people’s right to settle in forest land endorsed 13.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Indigenous people’s right to settle in forest land endorsed
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Killed cadres belonged to UTLA 13.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Killed cadres belonged to UTLA
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Why India’s Adivasis, most vulnerable to disease and malnutrition, receive fewest state benefits 11.9.2019 Scroll.in
With little reliable data on their health systems and often misallocated budgets, scheduled tribes are being pushed deeper into poverty and isolation.
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AIMS to back STDCM on ST question 11.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
AIMS to back STDCM on ST question
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TL & RPO holds meeting with Th Shyamkumar 7.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
TL & RPO holds meeting with Th Shyamkumar
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News 1 CITU protest against Labour reforms 6.9.2019 Assam Times
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Kisan Mela held at Chandel 6.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Kisan Mela held at Chandel
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Four months after Oraon man is lynched in Jharkhand, bafflement at how neighbours could be so brutal 6.9.2019 Scroll.in
Prakash Lakra and three friends were waiting to skin a bull that had died a natural death. An upper-caste mob claimed they’d killed the animal.
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As India hosts a global desertification convention, a third of its land is facing severe degradation 3.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Caused by salinity, extreme weather events and human activities, the damage has cost India Rs 72,000 crore – 24% more than last year’s agricultural budget.
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Mizoram Cong opposes move to amend Forest Act 1.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Mizoram Cong opposes move to amend Forest Act
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The destruction of the Amazon is terrible news, but it won’t affect the world’s supply of oxygen 28.8.2019 Scroll.in
The oft-repeated claim that the rainforest produces 20% of Earth’s oxygen is based on a misunderstanding. Nearly all breathable oxygen originated in the oceans.
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Watch: A tribal woman from the Amazon rainforest has a message for the world 28.8.2019 Scroll.in
‘We are in the frontline, and we need your support’.
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Not just Brazil – wildfires in Bolivia are also endangering people and animals 24.8.2019 Scroll.in
Up to 800,000 hectares of the Chiquitano forest has burned down. People are struggling to breathe, drinking water is scarce and whole towns have been evacuated.
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CSOs of Moreh threaten to launch intense agitation 24.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
CSOs of Moreh threaten to launch intense agitation
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TL&RPO accuses Govt of 'ignoring' tribal rights, calls indefinite general strike from August 24 23.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
TL&RPO accuses Govt of 'ignoring' tribal rights, calls indefinite general strike from August 24
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ATRPFM to organise consultative meet on Aug 24 23.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
ATRPFM to organise consultative meet on Aug 24
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Forest Rights Act: UN experts call for ban on forced evictions, raise concerns over enactment of law 19.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The SC in February ordered the eviction of more than 10 lakh families of Adivasis and other forest-dwellers across 16 states but later stayed its order.
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Naga resistance is not recent – its history goes back to the 13th century 19.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
In ‘Kuknalim’, Nandita Haksar and Sebastian M Hongray collect the testimonies of key individuals associated with the Naga armed resistance.
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