ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Tribal Resettlement and Development Mission, Kerala

Question of Land, Livelihood and Development

The setting up of the Tribal Resettlement and Development Mission was a landmark event in the annals of A divasi land struggles in Kerala. Although the mission has been successful in providing land to a large number of Adivasi families, it has failed to cater to all the land-related needs of these families, ranging from livelihood to preservation of cultural identity. A field study exposes such issues and advocates the need for a broader interpretation of “land” in policymaking.

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Updated On : 31st Mar, 2017


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