Collaboration with HIMAL for New initiatives in 2021

In the last week of Dec 2020, RISE Foundation team visited Danya near Almora (Uttrakhand) for discussion and collaboration with HIMAL (NGO) (Himalayan Institute of Multiple Alternatives for Livelihood). In past, we provided the monetary support to 6 children affected with HIV/AIDS for their monthly expenses and care taker. In year 2021, RISE Foundation ,Continue reading “Collaboration with HIMAL for New initiatives in 2021”

Banj Trees Plantation in Dwarka

On 4th Jan 2021, Munish Kundra did plantation of Banj OAK Tree at #Miyawaki Site Brahma Apartments by team Rise Foundation, which we brought from Uttarakhand during recent visit to Almora , Kasar Devi and nearby places.The Banj oak is among the most useful trees of the Himalaya. It is extensively lopped (or branch pruned)Continue reading “Banj Trees Plantation in Dwarka”

Neighbourhood Nursery to curb Plastic Waste

India generates nearly 26,000 tonnes of plastic waste every day, making it the 15th biggest plastic polluter globally. Discarded plastic waste litter the country’s roads, rivers and also form huge mounds in garbage dumps across the country. Recently Team RISE Foundation initiated a small step to fight with plastic waste by #reuse of plastic bagsContinue reading “Neighbourhood Nursery to curb Plastic Waste”

Can We Plant Trees in Winter?

We totally agree that planting in winter season might seem weird to some of you, but we promise it’s got its reasons! We’ll also cover why we plant whips(saplings) close together to create a sort of ‘internet’ in the forest, and why climate change might affect what trees we’ll plant in the future. So ,let’sContinue reading “Can We Plant Trees in Winter?”

Miyawaki Technique based Urban Forest in Badusarai, New Delhi

Rise Foundation team successfully implemented its 3rd Miyawaki Urban Forest Project at BaduSarai Village in Matiala Constituency in association with Canara Bank and local citizens. Total 350+ trees of different native species were planted in 1200 sq ft area on 19th Nov 2020. On the occasion of 115th foundation day, Canara Bank supported and sponsoredContinue reading “Miyawaki Technique based Urban Forest in Badusarai, New Delhi”

4th IESA Award for Earth Day Hero to RISE Foundation

The 4th India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA) awards for the Earth Day Hero Award goes to Madhukar Varshney from RISE Foundation. A Delhi-based NGO is our Earth Day Hero who has done outstanding work to inspire many urban dwellers of northwest India to do their bit for the environment. They adopted the strategy of ‘MiyawakiContinue reading “4th IESA Award for Earth Day Hero to RISE Foundation”

Tree Plantation on Occasion of Birthday of Yashwant Bhardwaj

भाई Yashwant Bhardwaj के जन्मदिन के शुभ दिन पर बड़, नीम और पीपल (त्रिवेणी) के पौधे रोपित किया, और कहा कि त्रिवेणी लगाना संसार का सबसे श्रेष्ठतम कार्य है।त्रिवेणी हमे संस्कृति से जुड़ने का संदेश देती हैं |त्रिवेणी हमे आध्यात्मिकता से जोड़ती हैं |ये तीन पेड़ (बड़, नीम , पीपल) जब त्रिक्रोण आकार में लगातेContinue reading “Tree Plantation on Occasion of Birthday of Yashwant Bhardwaj”

First Miyawaki (Urban) forest comes up in Dwarka,Delhi

First Urban Forest in Dwarka using Miyawaki Technique by RISE Foundation under Environment Protection and Fight with Pollution drive.

Plantation Drive in Badusarai Village Road West Delhi

74 saplings were planted on occasion of Independence day at Badusarai road near Kanganheri Village , West Delhi. Madhukar Varshney, Deepanshu, Deepak and Munish ji along with kids from Kanganheri Village did sapling plantation at the location. All native trees are planted across the road. These trees will provide shadow to the passers and willContinue reading “Plantation Drive in Badusarai Village Road West Delhi”

Home composting- So easy to do!!

Garbage burning is a big issue in Urban as well as in rural India. Data by Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) shows that between October 7 and November 21, year 2019, 2,900 complaints of pollution norm violations were recorded. Out of these, 966 complaints comprised cases of garbage burning and open dumping of waste. Sadly,Continue reading “Home composting- So easy to do!!”