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  • India at 69. A 27 year old reflects.

    Blogpost by Navdha Malhotra - August 12, 2015 at 15:04

    When I was younger, Independence Day simply meant a day off school. A day where my mother would wake me up to listen to the Prime Minister’s early morning speech from the Red Fort. And then some of us would get together, climb to the roof and fly kite... Read more >

  • Elephants on the Edge

    Blogpost by Nandikesh Sivalingam - August 12, 2015 at 11:46

    Today is World Elephant Day and almost to the day, a couple of years ago I was in Chhattisgarh working on a project to understand the impacts of coal mining on elephants and tribals. The local group with whom I worked with mentioned to me that a you... Read more >

  • Goodbye Sandeep

    Blogpost by slakshma - July 21, 2015 at 17:28

    For the last 4 years Sandeep has been one of the friendly faces of the Greenpeace India staff on the Life at Greenpeace page of our website, and he’s been working here for 10+ years. Last week he left us for pastures new, so for one last time here is ... Read more >

  • My Experiments with Kitchen Gardening and Composting

    Blogpost by Anjum Dudekela - July 6, 2015 at 17:29

    I never thought to do an internship with Greenpeace when I initially heard that Greenpeace India has one month left to fight for its survival. My parents were a little worried what I’d do there. But when all my queries were cleared by the members of t... Read more >

  • Praful Bidwai: a farewell to an activist and a defender of the truth

    Blogpost by Priya Pillai - June 29, 2015 at 18:07

    Praful Bidwai passed away on the 23rd of June due to cardiac arrest. He was a journalist, an activist, a researcher and a political commentator. 

    I first met Praful at a protest in Jantar Mantar and was immediately struck by his energy, commitment an... Read more >

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