A 540 km walk for drawing attention the climatic impacts on coffee growers in Karnataka

As part of CSM work with coffee and climate change and the need to raise awareness on climatic imapcts, its Director , Pushpanath, aka Push, embarked on a walk from the Bababudangiri Hills to Mysore covering a distance of 550 kms. This walk was met with a groundswell of support by local communities.

On 10 December 2011, as the United Nations negotiations on climate change in Durban entered into a cliff-hanger extended session, CSM’s Pushpanath ‘Push’ Krishnamurthy ended an epic 540-km walk for climate justice amidst keen media interest in Mysore, India.

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Watch Push speak before he leaves for his epic walk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SDrGBfo1i2w#t=26

DSC00704With more school kidsWomen of Coorg What a crowd

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Momentum not lostmedia coverage in Kanada press