Vertical livestock farm on the outskirts of Dhaka

Last year, someone called me before Eid-ul-Azha. “My name is Zakir Hossain, I have started my cattle farm in Jatrabari, inspired by your TV programme Hridoye Mati O Manush (Soil & People in Heart),” he said over phone. “I would love to have you at my farm once the corona is over, he added.” I […]

What life is like in Indian farmers protest camps on Delhi’s outskirts

In November, farmers infuriated by new agricultural reforms drove in tractor conveys from around India to set up multiple blockades at the city’s borders. This camp at Ghazipur on the border between Delhi and the neighboring state of Uttar Pradesh is one of three major temporary settlements on the outskirts of the capital. Almost everyone […]