Across India, communities and individuals are exploring ways of ensuring human wellbeing and prosperity through more democratic, ecologically sensitive and culturally rooted ways. This book puts together 9 powerful stories from different social and ecological contexts. Collectively, they challenge inequality, ecological damage, centralised governance, and the currently dominant model of development.

Edited by: Neera Singh | Seema Kulkarni | Neema Pathak Broome
Authors: Adam Cajka | Ashish Kothari | Harini Nagendra | Meenal Tatpati | Nyla Coelho | Rashi Mishra | Seema Bhatt | Seema Kulkarni | Shiba Desor | Sujatha Padmanabhan | Vinay Nair
Price: Rs. 200
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Published by: Kalpavriksh and Soppecom

New Publication: The Poop Book!

Announcing a new publication by Kalpavriksh – The Poop Book!

Meet jellyfish, tree shrews, lions, vultures, bees and lots of other creatures who all have their own special way of pooping – or using poop! Read about the extraordinary world of animal poop!

Order your copy now. There’s a surprise gift inside!

Price Rs.100

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All efforts towards recognition of rights and co-existence within Protected Areas under Forest Rights Act are actively obstructed, resulting in routine violation of the Act. Read the Press Release :Forest Rights Act in Protected Areas of India- Report

The Documentation Center has released its Newsletter: People in Conservation, May- November 2017 Vol 8 issue 2 – English  You can subscribe to the People in Conservation Newsletter or see past issues.

New Publication by Authors Upfront, SOPPECOM, Kalpavriksh, and Oxfam India eds. Ashish Kothari and K J Joy.

A remarkable, first-ever collection of 35 essays on India’s future, by a diverse set of authors. A remarkable, first-ever collection of 35 essays on India’s future, by a diverse set of authors– activists, researchers, media practitioners, those who have influenced policies and those working at the grassroots. This book brings together scenarios of an India that is politically and socially egalitarian, radically democratic, economically sustainable and equitable, and socio-culturally diverse and harmonious – Alternative Futures: India Unshackled