By Hand From The Heart is a curated Makers Market event in South India. Upcoming Events: 22nd Edition: 2nd – 3rd February '18 in Coimbatore | 23rd Edition: 16th – 17th – February '18 in Chennai.
The Wild Walk : Wildlife Literacy and Wildlife Conservation
There is an immediate need to protect our bio-diversity from the mighty Himalayas to the backdoor of our homes. Only when this is protected, we can have access to clean water, healthy food and natural surroundings. This pre-supposes awareness amongst people about nature and the life that it supports.
The Wild Walk, firm on the belief that wildlife literacy is the only way to get others inspired and sustain the wild habitat, chalk out programmes and activities to spread awareness on the subject. We educate people across the country about the forest with the aim of transforming them into wildlife conservationists.
The Wild Walk believes that for common people to get into the mode of Wildlife conservation, they have to learn a lot about the forests. This means that wildlife literacy from the grass root level is the only way forward for wildlife conservation.
Mission: The mission of The Wild Walk is to spread wildlife literacy, Taking people to the forests and letting people experience the forests and make them walk with the wild, in harmony. The Wild Walk does this by educating people through science – mostly on habitats, animal behavioral study, global conservation issues and policies.
Sections of The Wild Walk
Eco Tourism: The great majority of Indians have never seen wildlife in their natural environment. Responsible travel is important for conservation. Ecotourism has evolved into a viable way to create jobs, and promote the value of nature and wildlife while keeping environmental impact low. Immersive travel also has the power to educate, inspire and advance the cause of conservation through the everyday traveler. Years of experience have allowed us to carry out a cured selection of trips, offering you the most spectacular learning experience that earth offers to us.
Campaigns: The Wild Walk’s endeavor to protect wildlife is inspired by love and deep respect for the flora and fauna. To conserve wildlife and to sustain the beauty of the places they live, we must inspire others to feel likewise. The Wild Walk conducts conservation campaigns that involves common people to actively volunteer and participate in the grass root level of conservation, thereby letting them to experience the intricate nature of wildlife.
Merchandise; The Wild Walk brings the best of earth friendly products and nature inspired products, made by the local communities and artisans.
The Wild Walk completely believes that everyday living should be surrounded by things that are natural.
Meet Shrilekha Venkateswar, Founder of The Wild Walk at By Hand, From The Heart Artisan and Farmers Market and shop to support their Wildlife Literacy and Wildlife Conservation initiatives on 22nd & 23rd August 2014 at Hanu Reddy Residences, 41/19 Poes Garden, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600086.
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