MAKAAM – MAHILA KISAN ADHIKAAR MANCH

Foundation Statement

MAKAAM is an Alliance of networks, campaigns, movements, organisations, people’s collectives and individuals that advocates for the Right to Livelihoods of Women Farmers[i], particularly dalits, adivasis, single women, differently abled and displaced. It is guided by principles of feminism and sustainability, for

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MAKAAMs submission on Draft National Forest Policy to MOEFCC

The Secretary
Ministry of Forest and Environment and Climate Change
Krishi Bhavan, Government of India
New Delhi
Jitesh.kumar@nic.in ; Toforestpolicy@gmail.com 
 
Sub : Comments from MAKAAM (Women Farmers Rights Forum) on National Forest Policy Draft 2018
 
Respected Sir/Madam,
Greetings from MAKAAM!  Mahila Kisan Adhikaar Manch (MAKAAM) is

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MAKAAM’s CONCERNS FOR WOMENS FOREST RIGHTS IN THE DRAFT FOREST POLICY 2018

MAKAAM (Mahila Kisan Adhikaar Manch) is a national alliance comprising of individuals, women farmer organisations, civil society groups, NGOs, academics and researchers, with a presence in 25 States, working to secure identity and recognition for women farmers as well as strengthen their rights over resources such as land

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Women Resist CAMPA Bill for its Devastating Potential

Unpacking the Bill: Gender Concerns

The CAMPA Bill is premised on two flawed assumptions –firstly that the diversion of lands from forest to non-forest use is inevitable and necessary for the project of the development and

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MAKAAM STATEMENT CONDEMNING KATHUA ATROCITIES – English

Click here to read Document in Hindi

MAKAAM STATEMENT CONDEMNING THE ATROCITIES AGAINST, RAPE AND MURDER OF A MINOR GIRL FROM PASTORALIST BAKARWAL COMMUNITY IN KATHUA
AND
THE CONTINUING ATROCITIES AND FORCED DISPOSSESSION OF HER COMMUNITY,   AND AGAINST ALL SUCH ACTS THAT

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