The town of Meenangadi in Kerala’s Wayanad district is going back to nature in a big way. In the last seven months, this highly bio-diverse region in the Western Ghats has been witness to a plant population census, soil audit, energy audit, organic vegetable cultivation and awareness campaigns against plastic bags.
Write up about zero waste center, as it appeared in Janayugam news paper on 9th September 2016. Zero waste center is a project conceived at Thanal.
C Jayakumar participates in a panel discussion with K Raju, Minister for Forests, Animal Husbandry and Zoos, to discuss the future of environment protection in Kerala.
Thanal is part of the team providing support to "Carbon Neutral Meenangadi project" in Wayanadu district. An article by Finance Minister Dr Thomas Issac in Mathrubhumi newspaper.
To draw up action plan to manage solid waste and make Roing town plastic free, the RIWATCH, district administration, RCE East Arunachal Pradesh and Thanal Kerala organized a marathon four-day workshop from June 16
THANAL agroecology centre is one among the several filed learning centers in India for the International People's Agroecology Multiversity (IPAM)
Ms Usha in a discussion on why pesticides are still found in vegetables which are said to be organic, and how pesticides were NOT found in "Organic Bazaar", run under Thanal's guidance
Thanal is credited for its Agriculture and Food Sovereignty program and its projects like organic bazaar and save our rice campaign, for promoting the link between producers and consumers.
Thiruvananthapuram corporation to introduce a management information system (MIS) to monitor processing of garbage in city households with the support of Thanal, and I Got Garbage (IGG - part of Mindtree Ltd, a Bengaluru-based IT company)
Thanal's Organic Bazaar, as it appeared in Asianet new's "nalla mannu" program. on 8th May, 2015