Centre for World Environmental History

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How to Steal a Forest - Investigating Extractivism in India

Saturday 8 June 14:00 until 17:00
Arts C333
Speaker: Chitrangada Choudhury with Felix Padel and Vinita Damodaran
Part of the series: Centre for World Environmental History (CWEH) Events, Spring 2019

How to Steal a Forest
Chitrangada Choudhury puts the spotlight on the dispossession of rural communities, in particular Adivasis, of eastern and central India, and the takeover of their ecosystems in the name of development.

Chitrangada will discuss the status of key laws, and the prospects for resource justice, with Felix Padel and Vinita Damodaran.

Download the poster: How To Steal a Forest

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By: Martin Wingfield
Last updated: Wednesday, 5 June 2019

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