Greening wastelands

Greening ‘wastelands’ Doesn’t Guarantee a Greener India

Abi Tamim Vanak, Sanjana Nair

Climate Emergency | 25 October, 2023

In pursuit of India’s net-zero goals, wastelands are being repurposed for renewable energy and afforestation projects. This poses a threat to the diverse ecosystems they encompass and the communities dependent on them.