Sustainable Agriculture and Development SAF works with communities and issues to ensure dignified and sustainable human livelihoods, within the framework that agriculture and development are essential to growth and well-being. Photo credit: Shahin Olakara
Wetlands are one of the most important habitats worldwide, hosting abundant life forms. In addition, they have been integral to the survival and development of human cultures worldwide. Today, numerous threats affect the existence of wetlands, especially in Kerala. Photo: Kole wetland in Thrissur is recognised for its high bird diversity. Photo credit: Shahin Olakara
The Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel has made recommendations for the conservation, protection and rejuvenation of the Western Ghats Region following a comprehensive consultation process involving both people and Governments. Photo credit: N A Naseer
Salim Ali Foundation (SAF) is an non-profit organisation that works as an advocate for sustainable development and conservation of biological diversity and resources.
SAF approaches issues in a wholistic manner, with the understanding that ensuring dignified and sustainable human livelihoods is of paramount importance.
Our programs center around four major themes: Biodiversity conservation, Sustainable agriculture & Food security, Sustainable development and Outreach.