Tag Archives: ITM 2015

How India can learn to tackle climate change from its indigenous communities- Mridula Chari, Scroll In

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Article published in: Scroll.in Phrang Roy, a Khasi biodiversity activist, says it is important to weigh science and indigenous knowledge equally and take the best from both worlds. Phrang Roy, better known as Bah Phrang, was born and raised in … Continue reading

Hand over of Mei-Ramew Food Fest Venue to Hima Mawphlang

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Indigenous Terra Madre 2015 organisers handed over the Lawkyntang Mawphlang and the Heritage Village to the Hima Mawphlang in a formal manner on the 18th November 2015. In a significant step, the organizers of Indigenous Terra Madre 2015 handed over … Continue reading

Waste Management at Mei-Ramew Food Fest Venue

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Indigenous Terra Madre 2015 brought together an estimated 60,000 guests from Shillong, the 41 host and other villages, and many more from around India and abroad at the Mei Ramew Food Festival at Mawphlang on the 7th of November 2015. … Continue reading

ITM 2015 ends with a Joyous Celebration

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The concluding day of the Indigenous Terra Madre saw a joyous celebration of food, music, dance and culture as delegates and public mingled at the Mei-Ramew Food Festival at the Sacred Grove, Mawphlang. An estimated 60,000 people flocked to the … Continue reading

Delegates at the 9 Visiting Villages

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Nine Host villages of Meghalaya welcome the ITM 2015 delegates to explore the taste of tradition, cultural narratives and crafts born of the land they live in. Continue reading

Discussing the Future We Want

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As the conference days of the ITM 2015 concluded with plenary and thematic sessions that addressed looking back with respect and looking forward with hope. Continue reading