Rise Foundation and ONGC Videsh establishing pocket urban forest to boost biodiversity and fight climate change

On 10th June 2022, Team Rise Foundation, ONGC Videsh and RWA & Residents of Sec 40 , Noida established first Miyawaki Forest at C block – Green belt of Noida Authority in Sector -40 with the help of many fantastic volunteers. The forest, which is the first example of a Miyawaki Forest in the areaContinue reading “Rise Foundation and ONGC Videsh establishing pocket urban forest to boost biodiversity and fight climate change”

MCD School Dhool Siras(Dwarka) creating dense forest for students

On 8th March 2022, Team Rise Foundation along with school administration, School students and other volunteers implemented first phase of Miyawaki Tiny Urban Forest in 1100sq ft area with 280 native trees saplings at MCD Primary School, Dhool Siras ,Sector-24, Dwarka (New Delhi). Rise Foundation Founder Member Mr. Madhukar Varshney interacted with students on thisContinue reading “MCD School Dhool Siras(Dwarka) creating dense forest for students”

Rise Foundation efforts for creating Miyawaki Urban Forest are creating Buzz !!

Due to Delhi-NCR severe Air pollution , many people are looking fast and reliable ways to combat the same. Miyawaki afforestation is one such technique which need efforts to create small forests in Urban setup. In Urban setup due to space constraint , we look forward this technique is quite useful. Our work of MiyawakiContinue reading “Rise Foundation efforts for creating Miyawaki Urban Forest are creating Buzz !!”

Why Mulching is Important!!

” Trees are a natural teacher and they can show us how we are connected to our natural world. ” Today team RISE Foundation (NGO) Madhukar Varshney & Munish Kundra did mulching at #badusarai #miyawakiforest site using dry leaves from Brahma Apartments Sec 7 Dwarka. Definition : Mulch is any material that is spread orContinue reading “Why Mulching is Important!!”

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”

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.

Miyawaki (Urban)Forest created in Kanganheri ,Delhi

Miyawaki method based forest development and plantation drive was organized at Kanganheri Village, near Dwarka, New Delhi on 12th July 2020 by RISE Foundation along with villagers and nature lovers. 350+ saplings were planted at the location. Why Plantation ? Global warming and its aftermath is an undeniable fact which has become a regular occurrence,Continue reading “Miyawaki (Urban)Forest created in Kanganheri ,Delhi”