19th - 25th February 2018

Rejuvenation of biodiversity, soil & water on small farms to produce diverse, healthy, fresh, ecological food for all.

9th - 11th March 2018

The course will show the common roots of violence that cause harm and destruction to both women and nature and a path to the interconnected liberation of all beings.

16th - 18th March 2018

Seed is the source of life & the source of food, Seed freedom is the basis of food democracy, seed diversity is the basis of Agroecology.

6th - 8th April 2018

Health is a continuum from the earth to our bodies; from the soil, to the plants, to our gut & our brain.

4th - 6th May 2018

In soil and organic farming lie solutions to climate change.

1st - 30th September 2018

Bringing the earth & biodiversity to the heart of food and agriculture.


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Join us in September-October 2018 for a series of Biodiversity events in Doon Valley and beautiful Uttarakhand to explore the potential and promise of Biodiversity.

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EARTH JOURNEYS

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Earth Journeys to explore Indian Biodiversity and Food Heritage

Navdanya has been protecting biodiversity and cultural diversity with local communities of India. The Earth Journeys provide an opportunity to visit the Navdanya communities, participate in their culture and agriculture taste the local food diversity.


Gene drive extinction technology is a war against the planet and biodiversity

Gene drive extinction technology is a war against the planet and biodiversity Navdanya International, 7 December 2017 Hundreds of millions of dollars are being invested by U.S. Military, companies and foundations on gene drives, a highly...

Celebrating Seed Freedom and Agroecology - Indonesia

Celebrating Seed Freedom and Agroecology - Indonesia In October 2017, commemorating World Food Day, Navdanya and JAGA Indonesia organized an agroecology mobilization tour in collaboration with local partners in continuation to the...

Bhoomi 2017: Listening to the Mountains

Bhoomi 2017: Listening to the Mountains New Delhi, 1st October: Navdanya, in collaboration with India International Centre, concluded its annual festival Bhoomi, dedicated this year to Listening to the Mountains –...

How agricultural chemicals are poisoning our world. And all the (false) myths about them

How agricultural chemicals are poisoning our world. And all the (false) myths about them By Ruchi Shroff – LifeGate, 18 September 2017 | Source A world free from poisonous chemicals is possible. And it’s in our hands. The op-ed by the Director of Navdanya...

About Navdanya

Navdanya means “nine seeds” (symbolizing protection of biological and cultural diversity) and also the “new gift” (for seed as commons, based on the right to save and share seeds In today’s context of biological and ecological destruction, seed savers are the true givers of seed. This gift or “dana” of Navadhanyas (nine seeds) is the ultimate gift – it is a gift of life, of heritage and continuity. Conserving seed is conserving biodiversity, conserving knowledge of the seed and its utilization, conserving culture, conserving sustainability.

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