Join the author Neeraj Vagholikar, who will read from the latest Kalpavriksh storybook for children based in Arunachal Pradesh! Be part of the adventures of a young monk and his friends as they save the home of the black-necked crane…

Try your hand at making origami crane with Anuradha Arjunwadkar. Age group: 10 plus

Date: 5th Jan, 2019

Venue: KVIFF Eco Bazaar, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Sanskrutik Bhavan, Ghole Road, Shivajinagar, Pune

Kalpavriksh has published a new children’s book: ‘Saving the Dalai Lama’s Cranes’ by Neeraj Vagholikar and illustrations by Niloufer Wadia. Please see the flyer for more details.
The book can be ordered by writing to [email protected] or bought online on Amazon

New Publication: Po Tricks His Foe

Po Tricks His Foe: A fun new children’s story book co-published by Kalpavriksh and Eklavya.

This book about the adventures of a pangolin, is written by Sharmila Deo and illustrated by Niloufer Wadia.

Price: Rs. 75

To order, write to [email protected]

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
To order, write to [email protected]
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

To order, write to [email protected]

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