Karnataka’s Koraga community is Gold Winner of 2019 World Habitat Awards – ActionAid India
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Karnataka’s Koraga community is Gold Winner of 2019 World Habitat Awards

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Posted on: Friday, 13th December 2019
A transformative initiative supporting the Koraga people and nine other tribal communities in Karnataka to access land for the first time has been named a Gold Award Winner in 2019 World Habitat Awards. Working in partnership with the Koraga Federation and Samagra Grameena Ashrama, ActionAid Association’s initiative, ‘Restoration of Dignity and Human Rights of Indigenous Tribal Community in Karnataka’, has helped secure nearly 49,000 acres of forest land and 1,000 acres of agricultural land for tribal communities. Besides, 19,000 families have obtained grants to build houses. For more, click here.