- Children & Youth
- Education & Literacy
LocationEcoDEVA India (NGO), Naddi – Dharamkot Jungle TraiDharamsala – Himachal Pradesh, 176216 – IndiaDharamshala, Himachal Pradesh 176216India India
Our Vision A resilient and sustainable natural habitats imbibing diverse cultural and economic resources for current and future generations, where people live, work, and play in harmony with nature. OUR MISSION Working together with the communities for a social, economic and nature friendly sustainable region, through shared initiatives and collaborative action. OUR PRINCIPLES Open Collaboration Partnerships to promote our vision in their policies, plans and actions. Partners understand their roles in contributing to the environmental, social, economic and cultural wellbeing of the region.
EcoDEVA is a non-profit NGO in India (175/2017/DSLA/EI-S-ED). Though EcoDEVA would mean as God of Environment Conservation in the local language, we have expanded it to an alternative acronym that stands for: EcoDEVA means - "Environment Conservation Oriented Development Alternatives", and also, "Ethnic and Cultural Oriented Development Development Alternatives". While working in rural-urban communities, we engage volunteers and interns to bring new ideas and energy in exchange of experiential learning and personal/professional development in a grass-roots level local and international development work. Our projects include - sustainable agriculture, natural resources management, water conservation, reforestation and wildlife conservation, animal care, environmental health, renewable energy, eco-building, micro-finance, micro-entrepreneurship, women empowerment, alternative education, etc.