Technological advances in India have driven down camel populations. Now nomads are working with entrepreneurs to produce camel milk, soap and chocolate to help support themselves.
The humble camel's hump can easily overshadow the animal's other characteristics — such as the health benefits of its milk. Efforts are underway to change that, and keep an old tradition alive in the process.
The Himalayan Gaddi community of pastoralists has long lived from the land. But with rising temperatures pushing them higher up into mountains in search of grazing pastures, their way of life is under threat.
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