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Alternatives to the Automobile in the Indian City

While automobiles contribute signifi cantly to pollution and environmental degradation, and affect human health, the authorities who are supposed to understand the gravity and the urgency of the problem pay no attention to the alternatives. Two cases presented in this article demonstrate that activists and experts, even high court judges, cannot change the situation, if the authorities do not want to play ball.

Grow your own food!

Urban farming – providing the urban poor with possibilities of growing their own food – is a viable way to improve hunger conditions in cities.
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