Citizen Matters and Mongabay India will research, develop and publish stories and short videos on “The why and how of Bengaluru’s biodiversity”:
This includes 2 guidebooks [guidelines for reporting on urban environment targeting journalists & best practices for scientists to engage with civil society and journalists targeting scientists.]; 10 longform articles and 5 video stories exploring Bangalore’s biodiversity. They will also conduct a training workshop for journalists on covering the environment and sustainability and for scientists on how to communicate their findings better to the public.
Project Start Date: May 2020
These articles are a part of the BSF supported series on Bengaluru’s Ecosystems and Biodiversity by Mongabay-India and Citizen Matters.
City of blinding lights: Artificial light disturbs nature’s processes in Bengaluru
Photo by Gafoor/Wikimedia Commons
Author: Vimal Simha
Date:14 December 2020
The link between Bengaluru’s lakes, livelihoods and local memories
Author: Mohit M. Rao
Date:13 November 2020