AADI, a voluntary organization in Attapdy, strives to promote development of Adivasis. (indigenous people). Since 2012, it has been conducting Tarumithra Eco-fest in all the schools and colleges in Attapady in order to generate awareness among the students to promote and protect a healthy environment on Earth. Eco fest has become an annual event that evokes a lot of interest and enthusiastic participation of the students. About six hundred students gather every year to celebrate with nature.
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Peter Walpole and his team’s engagement with the Pulangiyen community in Bendum is one of accompanying the people in finding ways to live sustainably. Since 1992, initiatives were undertaken to address the different community concerns: land security, livelihood, health, education, resource management, and peace. The engagement is characterized by a deep respect for the people’s culture and identity, and the various initiatives are founded on the basis of culture.