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Safe and Sustainable Menstruation with Pihu

Safe and Sustainable Menstruation with Pihu

Download in English Download in Hindi ‘Safe and sustainable menstruation with Pihu’ is an information booklet created with an intention to talk about and share Pihu’s story of learning about her body, periods and product…
Empowering Communities for Sustainable Waste Management in Rural Dharamshala

Empowering Communities for Sustainable Waste Management in Rural Dharamshala

In the Himalayan rural landscapes, waste mismanagement was a pressing issue that often remained unnoticed by many. Unlike urban areas where towering heaps of garbage are a common sight, waste in these remote regions was…
Corbett 10-Year Anniversary Booklet

Corbett 10-Year Anniversary Booklet

When Jodie, co-founder of Waste Warriors, was cleaning up the waste in Triund, another determined nature and animal lover in a distant place was facing the same problem…
Inspiring Future Forest Officers to Take Action on Solid Waste

Inspiring Future Forest Officers to Take Action on Solid Waste

Waste Warriors was recently invited to the Central Academy for State Forest Service (CASFOS) at the Forest Research Institute (FRI) in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, on 3rd June 2023 to discuss the impact of unmanaged waste on…
Empowering Women to Lead the Battle Against Waste in Remote Villages of Uttarkashi

Empowering Women to Lead the Battle Against Waste in Remote Villages of Uttarkashi

Saving their environment and breaking stigma and stereotypes, one village at a time.
Photo essay: Why the Himalayas are drowning in waste

Photo essay: Why the Himalayas are drowning in waste

The pan-India ban on certain single-use plastics will face many implementation challenges, especially in the Himalayan region.​
Forest Dept partners to support SWM in two Corbett villages

Forest Dept partners to support SWM in two Corbett villages

We’re excited to announce that we’ve partnered with the Eco Development Committees of Corbett’s Ringora and Aamdanda Forest villages to help the community become garbage-free! Ringora and Aamdanda villages are in the Bijrani zone of…
Preserve (POPi) partners with Waste Warriors

Preserve (POPi) partners with Waste Warriors

We are excited to announce that Preserve has partnered with Waste Warriors, along with a select few organizations from around the world who are doing fantastic work for the environment! We are excited to team…
A Day In The Life Of Manda, A Dharamshala Waste Worker

A Day In The Life Of Manda, A Dharamshala Waste Worker

https://youtu.be/vChCNw-jIVo This is the story of Manda, one of many waste workers in Dharamshala, who are working with us to collect segregated waste from families here. A day in the life of a waste worker…
Dehradun’s First Model Ward for SWM Shows The Way!

Dehradun’s First Model Ward for SWM Shows The Way!

After a year of hard work to convince residents of Dehradun’s Ward #21 (MKP) to transform their neighbourhoods into cleaner spaces, we’re seeing great results! Over 1500 homes are now segregating their waste at source,…