3 February 2018 Sustainable Livelihood
The union budget 2018-19 was presented on February 01, 2018. Government called the budget farmer friendly, common man friendly, but there are always criticisms from oppositions and experts. The budget encompasses higher minimum support prices and increased farm credit targets. This is an assessment of the impact of the budget on farmers which is crucial to our work.
28 December 2017 Sustainable Livelihood
Millet based mixed farming in a degraded landscape of Rayagada District of Odisha to cope up with the weather externalities
Millets have very rich source of nutrition and it helps to address the issues of hunger and malnutrition.
24 November 2017 Kashmir
Recently, I made a video of an old couple who were struggling to meet their daily needs. They were ill and were in no position to afford medicines or treatment. I along with my few friends put up an appeal of support for them in the social media. The response was overwhelming. In only a week’s time, 70K was deposited to their account. It was a very inspiring experience.
25 August 2017 Sustainable Livelihood
Baghdohdha village, home to Pahari Korwa families is one such village which lacks access to basic facilities like roads, drinking water, electricity and public healthcare amenities. Pahari Korwa’s are Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTG) who lacks awareness about their rights and entitlements and also how to access them.
2 June 2017 Urban Poverty
Mujhse mere ghar wale kehne lage hai ki tum to bilkul neta ho gayi ho, to maine bhi bol diya ki haan neta hi ho gayi hu. Dekho hum sab aurato ne milkar handpump sahi karvaya ki nahi. (My family has started telling me that you have become a leader. And I tell them that I have indeed become a leader as our women group members have successfully solved the water problem by facilitating the repair of the hand pump.