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Rooftop food gardens a green oasis in urban India

Source: Thu, 5 Jun 2014 13:00 PM
Author: Ritu Bhradwaj, Project Survival Media
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In the face of rampant urbanisation of India, increasingly visible in the form of changes in monsoon patterns, Prateek Tiwari and his organization, The Living Greens, are promoting the idea of low water-use, rooftop, organic farms to provide food and access to nature even in small urban spaces. This short film by Project Survival Media (an Earth Island Institute Project) looks at the venture.

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