Campaigns and Issues

Fifth Schedule

Indigenous people and their communities have an historical relationship with their lands and are generally descendants of the original inhabitants of such lands. ..... more

Saving Eastern Ghats

The Eastern and Western Ghats are two mountain systems of southern India, averaging 3000 to 5000 feet ... more

Mining Issues

The problem of mining is manifold. The destruction of the preexisting habitat for the mining industry undermines the possibility of any other use of the other resources of the area. ....more

Urban Issues

Samata's activities in the urban sector emanate from concerns about the environment and the resolve to change it for the better...more

Legal Advocacy

Surampalem Issue: East Godavari district is situated on the North-East of Andhra Pradesh. It has an area of 10807 ...more




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Samata in the News

Ravi Rebbapragada, Executive Director, Samatha

- Has been conferred the National award under the category of Social Bravery by Godfrey Phillips for the year 2012 on March 31st 2012
- Has been appointed as a member of the Steering committee on empowerment of scheduled tribes for formulation of the twelfth Five Year Plan (2012-2017) by planning commission of India
- Member of National Forest Rights Act Committee […]

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Associate Sites

- Balamitra - Tribal Education Programme.
- mm&P - Community and Natural Resources.