Project Survival Media (PSM) is a global youth journalism network dedicated to broadcasting stories of survival and ingenuity in the face of climate change.
Many still suffer from the effects of Sandy, the post-tropical superstorm. If we are to abate these kinds of disasters, if we are to look our children in the eye and tell them we really care about their future, if we are to command changes that linger for decades to come, then we need climate policies urgently.
Mumo is a standard 4 pupil (equivalent to 4th grade in elementary school) and knows not of climate change. He is oblivious of the increasing temperatures that force his mother to stay up all night queuing to fetch water or the recent erratic flooding that has hit the area since our visit a month ago, due to changing climatic patterns.
Social enterprises have embarked on clean and viable renewable energy based solutions to lighten rural India.