karm
vishva
karm
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economy

Work towards an economy of permanence in tune with the principles of nature, self reliance and local markets.



























education

Work on teaching basic literacy, life skills and awareness to children in poverty and illiterate adults.



























health

Work on improving nutrition with local foods and providing preventive care for the millions without basic healthcare.



























energy

Work on increasing supply and access to renewable fuels and improving efficiency of existing technologies.



























environment

Work on forestry and measures to prevent soil loss, improve soil and water quality and increase bio diversity.

environment

energy is life. Energy and resources consumption  determines affluence and poverty. Technology is a function of energy and resources. The quest for their possession  led to imperialism, colonization and now globalization.

soil conservation & soil health
awareness building in schools & 
communities
poison free agriculture
(basic foods)
&
horticulture 
(vegetables & fruits)

environment

forests
agro forestry
bio diversity
awareness building in schools & communities
water
resources
appropriate & democratic technologies & innovation
bio mass (fuel)
nutrition
health
biodegradable
waste management
sanitation & hygiene
renewables-sun, wind & water
non biodegradable waste management
 climate change & pollution
justice, law. entitlements, rights and governance
peak oil, diminishing resources & the post carbon world
no growth, slow growth economy
public & community  health
social issues-child labor, women’s emancipation, addictions
local inputs & markets
shelter & clothing
local reliance in grains, pulses/beans & oil
value addition
livelihoods
population stability
art, play, traditions, environment, ideas & 3Rs

rural environmental zones (REZs)

identify a group of villages. seek participation and co-operation of village citizens. build awareness. use a multi dimensional approach to problem solving.

see how the five zones are connected and why this approach is essential for sustainability of communities and the environment.

study the arrows and see the linkages. creating REZs is vishvakarma’s strategy.

cooking & lighting & heating
primary production of goods & services

ideas for action

ideas for action
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