TERRE Policy Centre in Collaboration with Karbi Anglong Students Association (KASA) & Gesture of Love and Warmth Celebrated “World Earth Day”. The event was named as 'Restore the Earth' on 22 nd April 2021 at Mijung Village, Tal- Diphu, Dist- Karbianglong of Assam State.
Dr. Vinita Apte along with TERRE team has joined the event followed with an interactive session with local stakeholders. The event was focused on to discuss the existing Livelihood opportunities and future vision to improve the revenue generation based on the available resources.
Different stakeholders such as representatives of college and institute, local authorities, artist groups, NGO’s has shared their input and vision to improvise the income opportunities for the locals by developing skill training and capacity building programs and enthusiastic participation of local community was also seen during the event where the community also conveyed their desire to welcome such kind of opportunities.
Along with the knowledge sharing the Earth Day was also celebrated with cultural events followed with Traditional Tribal Karbi singing and dancing. The event was concluded with the tree plantation activity and interactive games involving the local community.
Mr. Bibison Rongpi (Principle of Longmirjeng College) and Jirsong Taro (Artist) were the local representatives.