Failed harvests due to unusually long drought periods have pushed agriculture into a deep crisis in Tamil Nadu. The input-intensive, expensive methods of construction also represent a devil’s cycle for peasants. Farming suicides are the order nowadays, and they are regularly in the headlines of the international media.
Traditional building methods are also biologically and offer a way to overcome this situation.
We form small- and subsistence farmers with small land in sustainable construction methods and promote efficient water management.