Tag: deforestation

Chardham Highway Project – for what and at what cost?

November 20, 2023

So-called development projects should ensure ecological balance and harmony and the safety of its workers and nearby communities. With this situation, we urge the government of India to stop the Chardham Highway Project due to ecological and security concerns. We also call for urgent action to rescue the trapped labourers and undergo rehabilitation in the landslide area. We hope that fellow environmental defenders would support the people of India for our common advocacy of protecting the environment and upholding environmental rights.

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