environment

Audio podcast: Menstrual hygiene, health and the environment
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  Ashraf Engineer December 2, 2020 India faces a dilemma. Its girls collectively miss an estimated 80 million months of school every year because of the lack of menstrual hygiene facilities. At the same time, sanitary napkins are swamping our...
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Audio podcast: Why Goa is up in arms against coal
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  Ashraf Engineer November 11, 2020 The government has initiated a series of infrastructure projects – from port dredging to rail track doubling – as it pushes to make Goa a coal hub. Goans say it will destroy forests, fishing,...
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What we destroy in the name of development
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Tushar Gandhi September 15, 2020 The hymn Take thou a lesson from the trees is worth laying to one’s heart. The trees bear the fierce heat of the sun and yet provide cool shade to us. But what do  we...
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Audio podcast: For ‘aatmanirbharta’, a forest under siege
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Podcast transcript Hello and welcome. What lies above the ground in a forest are trees, wildlife and an ecology vital to indigenous communities and their age-old culture. While they have seamlessly become part of this ecosystem, what lies below is...
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Video podcast: India’s natural treasures are under siege – from the government
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6H7yF2KSlhk By Ashraf Engineer June 11, 2020 VIDEO TRANSCRIPT BELOW. Hello and welcome to the latest podcast on All Indians Matter. Under the cover of the COVID-19 outbreak, India’s forests and wildlife are under siege – most of all from...
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