Save Pulau Pari!

Monday, 5th November 2018

Investors are grabbing an entire island in Indonesia to develop a resort, displacing the community and destroying local eco-systems.

Hundreds of families are facing the threat of eviction from the island of Pari in Indonesia in order to possess the whole island for a corporate tourist resort. This pristine 42,5-hectare island has been their home for generations and they have played a key role in protecting its fragile eco-system of mangroves and coral reefs, key to the fight against climate change. Today all of this is under threat but the community of 300 fisherfolk families refuses to give up and are mobilising to save Pulau Pari. 

This is their story.

 

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Aneesh Thillenckery is rewarded by the Annual Vishnu Prabhakar Sammaan Award

Friday, 13th July 2018

ILC Asia Family member from India, Aneesh Thillenckery has been conferred upon with the Annual Vishnu Prabhakar Sammaan.

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