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End of the road for India's nomads?

Pushed to the limit
  • Pushed to the limit
  • Shifting to 'shoats'
  • Good to go
  • Camel care
  • Specialist knowledge
  • Threatened identity
  • Under pressure
  • Seeking a new way forward
  • Uncertain future

Pushed to the limit

Through their adaptability and knowledge, India's Raika livestock herders have learned to thrive in a harsh, semi-desert environment. But external factors are pushing their resourcefulness to the limits, and threatening the Raika way of life with extinction.

picture credit: © Ellen Geerlings



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