The People’s Biodiversity Register (Goa) – Hycintha Aguiar | #mondayfixgoa 7.30 pm | 7th September 2020

Goa has a People’s Biodiversity Register that contains detailed information about local biological resources along with the medicinal and other traditional knowledge associated with them. Preparing these registers is mandated under India’s Biological Diversity Act, 2002 and Rules, 2004. Being a qualified Zoologist and the Chairperson of the Biodiversity Management Committee of VP Goltim Navelim…

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Screening & Interaction | Vince Costa | 6 Assagao, 7.30 pm, 17th June 2019

Saxtticho Koddo – The Granary of Salcete | This ethnographic film journeys through Curtorim’s agrarian roots, in an effort to go beyond rice as a staple, and explore how it is interwoven so intricately into the Goan identity.

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Goan Brown Rice : The Story of Resurgence | 6th May 2019, 6 Assagao, 7.30 pm

An electronic engineer by profession, Nestor Rangel gave up his lucrative job and started farming and proved that one can profitably run a farm. Since last 11 years, he built up his 40-acre farm in Satari with a variety of fruit bearing trees. Last year, Rangel undertook community farming in his home village, the St.…

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