Rufford Grantee news

16 Jul 2020

Krithi K. Karanth was honoured with the Environmental Hero of the Year Award

Krithi K. Karanth was honoured with the Environmental Hero of the Year Award image

We are delighted to share with you that Chief Conservation Scientist Dr. Krithi K. Karanth was honoured with the Environmental Hero of the Year award in the 11th edition of GQ Men of the Year Awards 2019 in Mumbai on 28th September 2019. It has been presented in recognition of her work with environmental conservation, most recently with ‘Wild Seve’.

Since 2011 Krithi has been awarded three Rufford Small Grants for her work with Wild Seve and human/wildlife conflict, to read about her work https://www.rufford.org/projects/krithi_karanth


Krithi K. Karanth's projects

11 Jul 2017

WildSeve: Building Tolerance for Wildlife Using Mobile Technology in India

14 Feb 2011

Risk Assessment of Human-Wildlife Conflicts in Western Ghats Protected Areas

19 Mar 2015

Wild Seve: Transforming Human-Wildlife Conflicts in India Using Mobile Technology and Crisis Mapping

1 Nov 2019

Public Safety Training and Awareness for Villages Facing High Human-Wildlife Conflict in Karnataka, India