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  • 31
  • Mar, 2018
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Local Organisations join forces in Rally Against Plastic (Dehradun)

On 31st March 2018, a protest march was held from Survey Chowk to the Tibetan market in Dehradun to raise a voice against single use plastic and littering in the city. More than 300 members of the general public and representatives from 20 Dehradun based organisations came together to promote and support the plastic ban […]

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  • 12
  • Jan, 2018
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A Warrior's View: Murals, Mountains, and Mankind

We're happy to share the moving story of Prithviraj Mallick, a volunteer artist who, along with the Wicked Broz and Insane Strokes collectives, collaborated with Waste Warriors Dharamsala staff and volunteers to paint three beautiful murals in Dharamsala, Dharamkot, and Gallu in December 2017.       There’s something special about the air in the […]

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  • 01
  • Dec, 2017
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Walls: A Canvas for Awareness and Change

  The burst of colours on a withered wall, the wise words that can make a passerby’s day, and the general sense of aesthetic is why people love wall art. And let’s be honest, we’ve all stopped to admire the thought and work that goes behind painting the entire wall once in a while. Though […]

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  • 04
  • Nov, 2017
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Avinash presents at TED X IIM Sirmaur

On 4th November 2017, the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Sirmaur, hosted a Ted X event and Waste Warriors’s own Avinash Pratap Singh, Chief Operations Officer, was chosen to be one of five speakers. The theme of the conference centered on the latin word of ‘resurgam’ meaning ‘I shall rise again.’ Speakers from various academic […]

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  • 26
  • Oct, 2017
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AGA Khan Foundation Exposure Visit (Dehradun)

Twenty six team members from the AGA Khan Foundation, a part of the Khan Development Network visited Waste Warriors Dehradun for an exposure trip to see first hand, our working practices and methods. The two- day event held on the 25th and 26th October 2017, included indoor and outdoor sessions, visits to locations that are […]

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  • 02
  • Oct, 2017
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TCV students and CUDP workers join hands on Gandhi Jayanyti (Dharamsala)

On Gandhi Jayanti, the Waste Warriors Dharamsala team organized a clean-up drive with TCV students and CUDP workers in McLeod Ganj, as well an waste education and upcycling exhibition with live music at TCV Cafe in McLeod Ganj. a. “Bin it Right” was the theme for an upcycling art exhibition and clean up drive Waste […]

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  • 02
  • Oct, 2017
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Inauguration of Gandhi Park Composting Enclosures and Dustbins in collaboration with Rotary Club (Dehradun)

To commemorate Martyrs’ Day, Waste Warriors commemorated Mahatma Gandhi’s revolutionary vision of keeping India clean by installing twenty dustbins and ten composting enclosures in Gandhi Park with support from the Rotary Club Dehradun Central. Five awareness raising boards were installed at different places in Gandhi Park to encourage people to use the dustbins and not […]

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  • 01
  • Oct, 2017
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SMW Project launched in Kaza with Spiti Holiday Adventures.

Nikshep Trinetra, Project Assistant and Dattavarun, an intern from the Dharamsala chapter of Waste Warriors, travelled to Kaza, Spiti to implement the first phase of a three-phase solid waste management project. The Clean Spiti project is a collaborative effort between Waste Warriors and Spiti Holiday Adventures. The objective was to set up a system for […]

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  • 22
  • Sep, 2017
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Sustainable Mountain Development Summit VI at Aizawl, Mizoram

On 22nd September, Avinash Pratap Singh, Chief Operations Officer at Waste Warriors gave a presentation at the sixth Sustainable Mountain Development Summit in Aizawl organized by the Integrated Mountain Initiative. The event was based around two themes specific to the Himalayan region: climate change and sustainable mountain cities. Avinash presented on water and waste management […]

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  • 10
  • Aug, 2017
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Rest in Peace Mrs Shanti Varma

On 4th August at 11:30pm our beloved President Mrs Shanti Varma passed away peacefully in her sleep after a long battle with cancer. Our founder Jodie met Mrs Varma in 2012 at Welham Girls School after her first public speaking event in Doon. Mrs Varma was as passionate about seeing a clean India as we […]

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