Krishi Avam Paristhitiki Vikas Sansthan (KRAPAVIS)

KRAPAVIS is a grass-roots organization concerned chiefly with the community-led revival of village forests, or orans, working in the arid of Thar Desert and semi - arid of Aravali hill bio-regions in Rajasthan. KRAPAVIS mission is clear: the betterment of ecology, agriculture and livestock practices, with a view to the sustainable livelihoods of rural pastoral communities in Rajasthan.

Andhram Gujjar, 70 year old agro-pastoralist

Andhram Gujjar, 70 year old agro-pastoralist
Photo from Progress Report 'Developing Oran as Agroforestry Potential' (view small | med | large | orig)

Agroforestry plants raising at KRAPAVIS

Agroforestry plants raising at KRAPAVIS
Photo from Progress Report 'Developing Oran as Agroforestry Potential' (view small | med | large | orig)

The Scientists team at Dehlawas oran

The Scientists team at Dehlawas oran
Photo from Progress Report 'Oxford Scientist visits Orans' (view small | med | large | orig)

'Orans' serve strong, shared icon of village life

'Orans' serve strong, shared icon of village life
Photo from Progress Report 'Documentation of 'Orans'' (view small | med | large | orig)

Documenting Orans_KRAPAVIS staff among community

Documenting Orans_KRAPAVIS staff among community
Photo from Progress Report 'Documentation of 'Orans'' (view small | med | large | orig)

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