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End of the road for India's nomads?

Good to go
  • 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

Good to go

Through selective breeding and crossbreeding, the Raika have developed hardy animals that are capable of walking long distances in a very dry climate. If the Raika lose their livelihood, valuable breeds and invaluable knowledge will also be lost.

picture credit: © Ellen Geerlings



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