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The Sahariya community of Bundelkhand: One of India’s 75 “Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups” earlier known as primitive tribal groups – Bihar

Meet ‘Lady Wi-Fi’ and Other Super Inspiring Women of Rajasthan’s Sahariya Tribe, TheBetterIndia.com, January 28, 2017 Women of the Sahariya tribe in Rajasthan are making a mark for themselves and, in the process, enabling access to a better livelihood for … Continue reading

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Landless Kol tribe forest dwellers: Permission required to plant or use trees such as neem, amla and mahua – Uttar Pradesh

Though the Kols are anthropologically tribal, they are recognized as a Scheduled Caste in Uttar Pradesh. Not only has this deprived them of their traditional source of living-the forest, it has largely left them dependant and landless, languishing in silica … Continue reading

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Slideshow | Community based programmes in remote, drought prone tribal villages – Madhya Pradesh

Chandanpura is a small village in the Bijawar block of Madhya Pradesh.  It falls under the rain scarce drought prone area of Bundelkhand. […] The village Chadanpura is a tribal dominated village. The overall population of village is 296, among … Continue reading

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Haritika livelihood project – Madhya Pradesh

Slideshow >> HARITIKA Status: Non Government Organization (NGO) under the society registration act. Registered address of Head Office: Gwalior Road, Behind Govt. Girls Polytechnic Mahnedra Puri, Jhansi, (UP). 284003 Area of Operation : Bundelkhand Region of Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh … Continue reading

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