Have you read this amazing article about a village in India where the tradition is to celebrate the birth of a girl by planting trees?
We love this eco-feminist concept in action! Reminds us of the powerful link between social justice, human health, and environmental health.
"For the last several years, Piplantri village panchayat has been saving girl children and increasing the green cover in and around it at the same time. Here, villagers plant 111 trees every time a girl is born and the community ensures these trees survive, attaining fruition as the girls grow up.
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