Working towards these commitments
Secure Tenure Rights
Secure territorial rights for Indigenous Peoples
The Organization works with a clear mission: "the betterment of ecological, agricultural as well as livestock practices" with a view to ensuring sustainable livelihoods for rural & pastoral communities.
KRAPAVIS's objectives are working for the development of ecology and agriculture-livestock and the conservation including wild life sanctuaries and national parks through peoples participation, studying the socio-economic and cultural aspects amongst the rural communities and finally encouraging science and technology amongst rural communities.
Krishi Avam Paristhitiki Vikas Sansthan (KRAPAVIS), which literally means 'organization for the development of ecology and agriculture-livestock'.It was established in 1992. KRAPAVIS has so far succeeded in conserving biodiversity and protecting rural tribes' livelihoods in over 125 villages, resulting in land development which serves as a replicable model of biodiversity conservation managed by local communities.