SRUTI Fellow group Visthapit Mukti Vahini’s (VMV’s) 25 year old struggle to achieve rehabilitation of 12,000 families displaced by the Chandil Dam...

A National Public Hearing on implementation of the Right to Information Act and functioning of all Information Commissions was held at Gandhi Peace Foundation in Delhi on 12th October, 2012. The...

An account of the recently held workshop on gender from SRUTI Intern, Namrata Neogi.

Viewing the current escalation of cases of atrocities committed against women from...

A day long consultation on the “Proposed Land Bill: Development or Investment?” was organized by SRUTI on 30th August 2012 at the Constitution Club, New Delhi. The...

'Fertile land won't be acquired for power plants'

Raipur, Sep 5, 2012, (IANS):
The Chhattisgarh government suffered a major blow on the industrialisation...

 

 

A National Consultation on the proposed Land Bill is being organised by SRUTI, on 30th August 2012, at the Constitution Club. The invite and schedule is given...

The last day saw Anand Mishra of Chhattisgarh Bachao Andolan, Ramesh Agarwal of Jan Chetna (Raigarh), Ravi Rebbapragada of Samata (Visakhapatnam) and Sreedhar of Mines, Minerals and People...

The second day saw discussions on the LARR Bill 2011. Sudha Bhardwaj of Chhattisgarh Bachao Andolan (Raigarh), Prafulla Samantara of Lok Shakti Abhiyan (Bhubaneshwar), Anil Chaudhury of...

A 3 day shivir was organised by SRUTI from 25th - 27th June 2012 at Prayog Ashram in Tilda near Raipur, Chhattisgarh. Crucial legislations in today’s socio-economic and political context...

An urgent appeal from Ramnarayan K of Maati sangathan in Munsiyari against Forest Clearance for the illegal NTPC Rupsiyabagad, Khasiyabada Project on the Gori Ganga river in Uttarakhand.

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In the year 2010-11, SRUTI Fellows covered a number of issues that directly affect the lives of marginalized communities and society as a whole. Some key issues dealt with were food security,...

Below is the press note from Prafulla Samantara of Lok Shakti Abhiyan and Sidharth Nayak of Green Kalahandi on the latest illegal advancements by Vendanta in Odisha.

 

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A public hearing was organised at Ghazipur on 24th March 2012 to discuss the impact of the waste-to-energy incinerator currently being constructed in the area by New Delhi Waste Processing...

CGNet Swara has been pioneering citizen journalism from the most marginalized tribal regions in India since 2004. After almost two decades of working in mainstream media, former BBC journalist...

The residents of Ghazipur and the waste pickers of Delhi invite you to a citizens hearing on the proposed Waste-to-Energy (WtE) project at Ghazipur. This is the second in a list of three mega...

On 13 February 2012, those displaced by the Dimna dam in Jamshedpur, sat on a fast for an indefinite period in front of the office of the District Collector, East Singhbhum district, Jharkhand....

Satark Nagrik Sangathan (SNS) has been demanding that information on the performance of elected representatives must be provided under Section 4 of the RTI Act. As a result of complaints filed by...

In Nayagarh district, Odisha, Adim Adivasi Mukti Manch continues to strengthen in-situ livelihood and conservation of herbal knowledge. Herbal practitioners play a vital role in conservation of...

Hum Kisan Sangathan in Jhalawar district, Rajasthan, has been working towards expanding their weaver’s cooperative – Adarsh Hathkargha Cooperative Society - which was established in...