Aditi Dhillon This year, in June 2021, the Karnataka High Court passed a judgement according to which monkeys entering residential … Continue reading Out of Place and Out of Space – Translocation and the Urban Monkey
Divya Mehra It is well established that India is an ‘under-construction’ country. As a developing economy, the country invests a … Continue reading Compensatory Afforestation – Where is the Land?
Aditi Dhillon & Ajay Immanuel Gonji In his seminal essay Why Look at Animals? John Berger (2009) talks about how, … Continue reading Disciplining Non-human Bodies in the City
Photographed and curated by Fizala Tayebulla and Shiwani The Photo Essay is a combined effort of CUES team members. The … Continue reading Butterflies in the city of Delhi
Vipin and Sonali At the turn of five years of untiring efforts towards restoring a wetland at Dheerpur village, now … Continue reading Snakes in the City
Divya Mehra In my previous blog, titled ‘Responsible Consumerism Comes at a Cost’, I have highlighted the importance of being … Continue reading Green or Greenwashing?
Fizala Tayebulla Lakes and other water bodies have been an important part of civilisation all around the world. Freshwater sources … Continue reading On Seeing City Water Bodies
Ajay Immanuel Gonji Recently, I had the opportunity to go into the field with my colleague, Ojit, an entomologist by … Continue reading Valuing Insects
Vijaylakshmi Suman The popular imagination of monsoon is that of lush green surroundings and pleasant weather, but the monsoon scenario … Continue reading Sustainability of Smart Cities