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Targetting the problems of hunger, disease and oppression that sadden their lives...
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  project name ~ 2008-Sridhar-Saathiship

category ~ Saathi

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

2008-Sridhar-Saathiship

  NGO

 

CREATE

  Category

 

Saathi

  District

 

Thiruvananthapuram

  State

 

Kerala

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 144000

 

  Year Approved

 

2008

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

1  

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Somu Kumar
Kartik Gopal
Satyam Godasi

 

San Diego
College Park
Portland
Bay Area
Philadelphia
Philadelphia

 

  Caption

 

 

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  Summary

 

 

Sridhar is one of the four full time activists working with Thanal. Sridhar joined Thanal in 1996-97 after he quit his decade long professional engineering career. Sridhar is very involved in the political advocacy, research and policy related campaigning work related to sustainable agriculture in Kerala and Tamilnadu.

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

Proposal Approved this year

 

  Goals

 

 

Agrarian crisis has to be addressed in a holistic manner. As a result of this understanding, in consultation with farmers, experts and various groups, the following critical issues need to be taken up as a campaign and taken to groups and farmers across the nation. 1. Ensuring Income for the Farmers – through Direct Income Support 2. Reviving ecologically sustainable and traditional methods of farming. 3. Removing the globalisation of our agriculture produce. 4. No to farm technology like GM crops, and Hybrids – refocus on “Land to Lab”.

 
 

  


 
 
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