Latest News on Forest Rights Act 2006
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Feb 27, 2019
Wildlife is too important to left to establishment; power must be given to people whose habitat is steamrolledIf states implement the recent Supreme Court order mandating the eviction of over 10 lakh forest-dwellers, there will, effectively, be blood on our conscience, or the tatters that remain of it
Mar 15, 2018
Maharashtra farmers' march: Implementing collective forest rights more important than individual claims to landThe big takeaway from the Adivasi protests is that implementing collective forest rights is of greater importance and priority than individual human rights.
Mar 12, 2018
Maharashtra farmers call off protest, Devendra Fadnavis says govt has accepted most demands of protestersThe gruelling 200-km, six-day long 'Long March' by over 35,000 farmers ended on a positive note, with the Maharashtra government conceding most demands
Jul 27, 2016
CAMPA Bill does not empower forest dwellers, tribals: Jairam RameshA Bill to utilise funds for CAMPA Bill came under criticism in Rajya Sabha today with former Minister and Congress leader Jairam Ramesh claiming that it does not empower the forest dwellers, tribals, and gram sabhas.
Sep 12, 2014
The Forest Rights Act needs to go: Tribals aren't part of a tiger reserveThe Forest Rights Act is a needless piece of misguided legislation intended to protect tribals, but it actually retards development and investment in the states that need them the most
Sep 09, 2014
Full U-turn: Modi govt may scrap required tribal nod to use forest landVarious ministries are debating means to ensure that the approval for the use forest land for industrial purposes be cleared directly by the Centre.