Perumal Vivekanandan

Mr. Perumal Vivekanandan

  • 2015
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Application of Science and Technology for Rural Development
Mr. P. Vivekanandan, a post graduate in agriculture, quit his job to join the NGO movement in 1987. He focuses on promoting simple technologies developed by grassroots innovators and bringing them to the forefront, while preventing erosion of traditional knowledge and resources; as he believes that practices and solutions are locally appropriate and feasible when they are based on indigenous knowledge. Mr. Vivekanandan set us Sustainable-agriculture and Environmental Voluntary Action (SEV .... Read More