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Pooja Chandran is a legal researcher with the Foundation for Ecological Security. Her work lies at the interface between environmental regulations, bio-cultural rights and critical legal empowerment, with a focus on improving transparency and social accountability for the effective governance of Commons. She is an environmental lawyer, and was previously practicing law at the High Court of Delhi.
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With common lands making up nearly a quarter of Indian territory, the State has taken steps to protect them from encroachment. The Indian Constitution grants panchayats custodial rights to protect vil...