Sep
6
2019

The Center for Sustainable Future at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, has been selected by the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC)...

Mar
20
2019

More than 100 tribals from the hamlets of Singampathy, Kalkothipathi and Sarkarporathy in Siruvani have been trained in Lantana furniture-making. The project was jointly funded...

Mar
20
2019

Amrita faculty member Maya Mahajan conducted a course for tribal people in making furniture from invasive species. The 75-day course had two parts, a 15-day theory component...

Oct
11
2018

Dr. Maya Mahajan, Associate Professor at Department of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore Campus, engaged the tribal people to...

Oct
9
2018

Maya Mahajan, Associate Professor at Department of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore Campus, engaged the tribal people to turn...

Sep
21
2018

Six months ago, under the ministry of environment, forest and climate change, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham started a 60-day certification course in making lantana furniture....

Mar
7
2018

Dr. Maya Mahajan, Associate Professor at the Department of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering Coimbatore, takes steps to make the villagers of Siruvani self sufficient...

Jul
14
2017

Dr. Maya Mahajan, Associate Professor at the Department of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering Coimbatore, takes steps to make the villagers of Siruvani self sufficient...

Jul
12
2017

Dr. Maya Mahajan, Associate Professor at the Department of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, initiated a project to bring...

Jun
29
2017

Nearly 15 of tribals from Singampathy village near Kovai Coutrallam underwent a training to make jewellery and small toys out of the wood of Lantana camara, an invasive plant...

Jun
29
2017

Dr. Maya Mahajan, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, has found a solution to get rid of the lantana weed from the forests in Coimbatore. Chemicals cannot be used as it...

Jun
12
2017

The Associate Professor at Department of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering, Coimbatore, Dr. Maya Mahajan had initiated a project to bring farmers back to traditional...

Apr
27
2017

Dr. Maya Mahajan, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, has found a solution to get rid of the lantana weed from the forests in Coimbatore. Chemicals cannot be used as it...

Apr
26
2017

Dr. Maya Mahajan, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, has found a solution to get rid of the lantana weed from the forests in Coimbatore. Chemicals cannot be used as it...

Apr
26
2017

Dr. Maya Mahajan, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, has found a solution to get rid of the lantana weed from the forests in Coimbatore. Chemicals cannot be used as it...

Apr
10
2017

Dr. Maya Mahajan, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, has found a solution to get rid of the lantana weed from the forests in Coimbatore. Chemicals cannot be used as it...