Dr. Vandana Shiva

Dr. Vandana Shiva

Dr. Shiva is among the most outspoken defenders and campaigners for the third world poor - particularly women. She forcefully demonstrates that they are not to be blamed for environmental degradation.

Initially trained in particle physics, she adopted a comprehensive approach on environmental issues as coordinator of the Research Foundation for Science, Technology and Natural Resource Policy in Dehra Dun, India.

She is one of the most sought-after speakers on environmental matters and among her many books, Staying Alive: Women, Ecology and Survival in India has become a classic.

Additional Info

  • Location:


    A-60, Hauz Khas

    New Delhi - 110 016

  • Phone Number: 91-11-26532561 / 26968077
  • Fax Number: 91-11-26856795
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  • Website:

    Navdanya Webpage

    Dr. Vandana Shiva on Wikipedia