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Tip | Understanding India’s legislation known as Forest Rights Act and its relevance for tribal communities

Rajshree Chandra, The Indian Express, March 17, 2018 | Read the full article >> The FRA was enacted in 2006 with the aim of protecting the claims of tribal communities over tracts of land or forests they have inhabited and cultivated … Continue reading

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Audio & eBook | Kota music and “signs of indigeneity” in the Nilgiri Hills – Tamil Nadu

Listen to “Konjenetre bommeyetre mānte nōṭē” and other beautiful songs of the Kota community (with detailed explanations) on Kota God Song >> Richard K. Wolf (Harvard University) and Frank Heidemann (Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich) | Read the full introduction … Continue reading

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Learning from the Kattunayakan community: How to live with elephants? – Tamil Nadu

Elephant conservation: Can elephants and humans live together? by Tarsh Thekaekara, The Guardian, Monday 6 March 2017  | To view more photos and read the full article, click here >> Berserk beasts, trashed crops, vengeful villagers: tales of ‘conflict’ come thick and fast … Continue reading

Posted in Customs, Eco tourism, Economy and development, Elephant, Figures, census and other statistics, Globalization, Health and nutrition, Misconceptions, Modernity, Names and communities, Nature and wildlife, Nilgiri, Photos and slideshows, Press snippets, Southern region – Southern Zonal Council, Western Ghats - tribal heritage & ecology | Tagged | Comments Off on Learning from the Kattunayakan community: How to live with elephants? – Tamil Nadu

Exercising one’s forest rights by employing GPS technology: New insights gained by tribal communities of the Nilgiris during an exposure trip to Odisha

Report and photos courtesy Shruti Agarwal © 2015 | To view more photos and read the full article, click here >> Orissa has many success stories where formal recognition of rights, both individual and community, have been done to a great … Continue reading

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Informatie – algemeen nut beogende instellingen (ANBI)

ANBI statutory registration details (Dutch) Naam Stichting Tribal Cultural Heritage in India Foundation Fiscaal nummer ANBI 820064865 De belastingdienst heeft de Stichting Tribal Cultural Heritage in India Foundation sinds 5 november 2008 aangemerkt als algemeen nut beogende instelling (ANBI). Meer … Continue reading

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