Paryavaran Bachao Essays and Term Papers

  • Narmada Bachao Aandolan- a Case Study

    Narmada Bachao Aandolan- A Case Study Social mobilisation, for various reasons, has been popular in india from the period of 1970s. The broader aim of these movements was development of society. Some of the well-known movements that took place in india are : Chipko movement, Narmada Bachao Andolan,...

      791 Words | 3 Pages   Narmada River, Sardar Sarovar Dam, Narmada Bachao Andolan, Reservoir

  • Beej Bachao Andolan (Save the Seed)

    The ‘Beej Bachao Andolan’ [BBA], begun in the late 1980s, is twenty five year old, led by farmer and social activist Vijay Jardhari. The Andolan started in the village Jardhargaon of district Tehri, Uttaranchal, famous for its unique movement to save the traditional seeds of the hills.   The ‘Beej...

      498 Words | 2 Pages   Agriculture, Intensive farming, Green Revolution, Plant breeding

  • Narmada Bachao Andolan Case study

    She became the central figure in the Narmada Bachao Andolan (Save the Narmada Movement), which was formed in Maharashtra in 1989 and later spread to include 150 affiliates in other parts of India and organizations of supporters abroad. Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) organized village committees in the...

      14829 Words | 49 Pages   Loan, Narmada Bachao Andolan, International Development Association, Narmada River

  • qwerty

    times in India, caught the eyes of global leaders. As a social activist, she is behind many good causes. She is known for her active role in Narmada Bachao Andolan. Violence was never in her agitation, those were a complete reconstruction of Gandhiji’s Non-Violence Movement. Born on 01 December 1954 in...

      1487 Words | 5 Pages   Sardar Sarovar Dam, Narmada Bachao Andolan, Medha Patkar, Narmada River

  • Terrorism

    save the girl child, or Beti Bachao, Beti Bachao Andolan in Urdu, is a campaign in India to end the gender-selective abortion of female fetuses, which has skewed the population towards a significant under-representation of girls in some Indian states. The "Beti Bachao" campaign is supported by human...

      512 Words | 2 Pages   Female foeticide in India, Sex-selective abortion, Pregnancy

  • elena

    gender-selective abortion of female fetuses, which has skewed the population towards a significant under-representation of girls in some Indian states. The "Beti Bachao" campaign is supported by human rights groups, non-governmental organizations, and state and local government in India. Female foeticide[edit] Sex-selective...

      458 Words | 2 Pages   Female foeticide in India, Sex-selective abortion, Pregnancy

  • gand

    Narmada Bachao Andolan From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Narmada Bachao Andolan logo Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) is a social movement consisting of adivasis, farmers, environmentalists, and human rights activists against a number of large dams being built across...

      1796 Words | 6 Pages   Narmada River, Sardar Sarovar Dam, Narmada Bachao Andolan, Medha Patkar

  • save earth

    should be made aware of the importance and value of trees and encourage them to plant more trees. The famous Chipko movements in the Himalayas, Beej Bachao Andolan in Tehri and Navdanya have shown the participation of the community in conservation of forests. The world's population is increasing at...

      1002 Words | 4 Pages   Chipko movement

  • Sardar Sarovar Dam

    fair rehabilitation plans for the people or who vehemently opposed dam construction despite a resettlement policy. While Patkar established Narmada Bachao Andolan in 1989, all these groups joined this national coalition of environmental and human rights activists, scientists, academics and project-affected...

      1495 Words | 5 Pages   Narmada Bachao Andolan, Sardar Sarovar Dam, Medha Patkar, Narmada River

  • Environment Studies

    activism (India Today, August 2003). 3. RESCUE MISSION Jungle Bachao Andolan, 1980s “Most states exist in the bliss of ignorance,” observed India Today in March 1982. It was this observation that led to the birth of the Jungle Bachao Andolan, that began in Bihar and later spread to states like Jharkhand...

      525 Words | 2 Pages   Narmada Bachao Andolan, Chipko movement, Medha Patkar

  • Vodafone Case by Taxsutra

    transaction is taxable in India. Other than the CGP share, no asset was transferred which would be taxable in India. Can't disrespect 'form' unless Azadi Bachao revisited; Can't tax Vodafone transaction on ‘Economic reality theory’ • As long as the transaction is bonafide and not a colourable device, it...

      2324 Words | 8 Pages   Vodafone India, Hutchison Telecommunications International, Offshore financial centre, International taxation

  • Medha Patkar

    dam. The strike continued for a long period of 20 days and finally came to an end on April 17, 2006. The Supreme Court rejected the plea of Narmada Bachao Andolan to stop the construction of the dam. To know the complete life history of Medha Patkar, read on. Detainment by Police On December 2, 2006...

      893 Words | 3 Pages   Medha Patkar, Sardar Sarovar Dam, Narmada Bachao Andolan, Narmada River

  • Meaning of Public Interest Litigation

    andsustainable economic development considerably influences the manner in whichthe Supreme Court responds to the Public Interest Litigation in Narmada Bachao Andolan v Union of India [10] case. Though the Court has attempted to distanceitself from the political implications of large scale industrial and...

      2487 Words | 8 Pages   Sardar Sarovar Dam, Narmada River, Public interest, Lawsuit

  • charta

    products at nominal prices agreed between the entrepreneur ('Paryavaran Mitra') and the institution. This will set up a business model approach and also ensuring that the minimum wages are met. This money would be the earnings of the 'Paryavaran Mitra'. Replicability of the project: The strength of the...

      1253 Words | 7 Pages   Sustainability, Waste management, Ministry of Environment (South Korea), Resource

  • SAVE A GIRL

    the family is likely to not report the births and even murder them.  The "Beti Bachao" campaign is supported by human rights groups, non-governmental organizations, and state and local government in India. Beti Bachao activities include large rallies, poster campaigns, wall paintings, billboards, and...

      739 Words | 2 Pages   Sex-selective abortion, Female foeticide in India, Dowry, Abortion

  • Nationalism and Ideology in an Anticonsumption Movement

    sociopolitical space in India has been dotted with social movements (e.g., environmental movements such as Chipko Movement, Silent Valley Movement, and Narmada Bachao Andolan; agricultural reform movements such as Shramik Sangathana Movement and Sarvodaya; and Maoist movements such as Naxalite Movement and People’s...

      13570 Words | 39 Pages   Poverty, Swadeshi movement, Mahatma Gandhi, British Raj

  • Baba Amte

    social causes, the most notable among which were generating public awareness of importance of ecological balance, wildlife preservation, and the Narmada Bachao Andolan. Dedicated work of family members Amte married Sadhana Ghule.[4] She actively participated in her husband's social work with equal dedication...

      934 Words | 3 Pages   Narmada Bachao Andolan, Sardar Sarovar Dam, Gandhism

  • Reddy Anya

    originally composed in praise of the Narmada River, the Narmada Bachao Andolan movement chose to use it as a protest song; “Not directly connoting any activism, its implied meaning made it the standard song for the movement.”1 The Narmada Bachao Andolan movement began in 1985 to protest against the construction...

      996 Words | 5 Pages  

  • contempt of court

    more than the person sitting of the judge sitting in that seat. Case Analysis: Arundhati Roy Case FACTS : An organisation namely, NARMADA BACHAO ANDOLAN filed a petition under Article 32 of the constitution of India, being writ petition no:319 of 1994 in this court. The petitioner was a movement...

      2451 Words | 7 Pages   Sardar Sarovar Dam, Contempt of court, Narmada Bachao Andolan, High Court of Singapore

  • studies

     medha patkar “In the Narmada valley/The fight is still on” – thus sang the people of Bhadal in Madhya Pradesh, where Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar was heading a prayer meeting as part of the activities marking the completion of 25 years of the people's movement. Rallies, meetings...

      3116 Words | 9 Pages   Laches (equity), Narmada River, Sardar Sarovar Dam, Narmada Bachao Andolan

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