The birth of a world class nature destination its ephemeral beauty and its extraordinary wildlife conceived around Gonds and Korkus; its two indigenous tribes.

This spell binding lecture telling the remarkable story of Tadoba and Melghat’s reawakening featuring its day to day trial and tribulations of its individual wild tigers and its rescued wild animals. Its visionaries, neighbors, guardians and stakeholders. These parks thrill a global audience and stimulate huge interest.

Here’s a vision into the parks future, an investment in nature conservation and an investment in its people and its enterprises; an incredible vision for the future. Together we make it happen everyday. A world class project that benefits all its stake holders Ensuring the parks’ success and drive its economic revival. Generated jobs and benefited thousands of villagers. Provided long term financial sustainability for the parks. Increased wilderness protection to secure the tigers future outside of protected areas. Mainstreaming community smallholding in the greater landscape by giving tribal communities ownership of its parks and tourism enterprises and creating a beneficial hub for the economic revival of the region.

Date(s) - 17/08/2019
10:00 am - 10:20 am

Merlin Lecture Theatre