Articles by: Malvika Sharma

India’s Unsustainable Villages

India’s Unsustainable Villages

The unprecedented migrant-labor crisis in times of corona pandemic was in fact a ticking time-bomb that policy makers and development experts chose to overlook as India’s urban population grew to around 31% according to last held 2011 Census. World Bank’s estimates pitch these numbers to 34% in 2017, and predict that with this upward slope, above 50% of India will[Read More…]

June 3, 2020 India
Understanding Pandemics Through a Climate-Perspective

Understanding Pandemics Through a Climate-Perspective

With the humans locked up inside, the past few months of Corona-pandemic have given us a world with nature reclaiming its space. The reduced levels of air-pollution have given a chance to rare-sighted mountains and peaks to reveal themselves to populations where their visibility had become folktales, only to be shared by elders as memories of yester years. AQI in[Read More…]

June 2, 2020 Climate Change
The Real Uninhabitable Earth

The Real Uninhabitable Earth

In Trying times such as these, when the world is handling the flux of cataclysmic events due to Corona-outbreak, one thing that comes as certain is that life as we knew it has changed. The discourses have already been divided between a pre and post Corona world and humanity at large is dealing with a giant shift where the threat[Read More…]

April 14, 2020 India