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Mrs.Abiola Bawuah left a comment for Basudev Mahapatra
"Good Day,How is everything with you, I picked interest on you after going through your short profile and deemed it necessary to write you immediately. I have something very vital to disclose to you, but I found it difficult to express myself here,…"
May 24, 2015
Basudev Mahapatra posted a blog post

From starvation deaths to surplus

Farmers of Kashipur region in Odisha revived traditional practices to deal with ecological ruin and malnutritionGROWING CROPS had never been easy in Kashipur. Farmers practised shifting cultivation, depending on rains to produce whatever little was possible on the rocky slopes. But with onslaught of bauxite mining, large…See More
Nov 15, 2014
Basudev Mahapatra posted a blog post

The WAR for STEEL: A documentary on Government repression for POSCO

The WAR for STEELA documentary by Basudev Mahapatra, IndiaBrief:South Korean steel producer POSCO's steel plant project in the eastern province of Orissa, in India, has landed in a zone of war between people and their elected government. Local villagers are strongly opposing to the project that is planned against nature, environment, the marine ecology and, above all, a sustainable agrarian economy that have offered ample…See More
Jul 20, 2013
Basudev Mahapatra is now a member of Biodiversity Media Alliance
Jan 2, 2013

Profile Information

What is your name?
Basudev
What is your job title?
Independent Journalist
What organisation do you work for?
Independent
Website
http://hotnhitnews.com
What aspects of biodiversity are you most interested in?
Agriculture, Climate change, Ecosystem services, Education, Endangered species, Faith and biodiversity, Forests, Oceans, Poverty and biodiversity, Protected areas, Traditional knowledge, Urban biodiversity, Wetlands
What languages do you speak?
English, Hindi, Oriya
Please use this section to introduce yourself in more detail, adding any other relevant information not included in your previous answers. The site administrator will use this answer to decide whether to approve your membership
I am an Indian journalist based in Bhubaneswar, Odisha (previously Orissa). Started career in media in the year 1992, I have worked in print, broadcast as well as online media.
I take interest in reporting and writing on issues related to environment, development, conflict and issues concerning livelihood and rights of people.
A passionate Journalist, editor and Documentary producer, I learnt the ropes of journalism and mass communication from my experience in different forms of media apart from gaining knowledge from a few self-directed courses in journalism.

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From starvation deaths to surplus

Farmers of Kashipur region in Odisha revived traditional practices to deal with ecological ruin and malnutrition…
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Posted on November 15, 2014 at 19:00

The WAR for STEEL: A documentary on Government repression for POSCO

The WAR for STEEL

A documentary by Basudev Mahapatra, India
Brief:…
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Posted on July 20, 2013 at 18:55

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At 23:26 on May 24, 2015, Mrs.Abiola Bawuah said…

Good Day,
How is everything with you, I picked interest on you after going through your short profile and deemed it necessary to write you immediately. I have something very vital to disclose to you, but I found it difficult to express myself here, since it's a public site.Could you please get back to me on:(mrs.bawuahabiola147@gmail.com ) for the full details.

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Thanks God bless.
Mrs.Abiola Bawuah.

 
 
 

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