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Youth Using the Power of Media for Positive Change in Delhi Slum

Youth Using the Power of Media for Positive Change in Delhi Slum

Until the lions have their own historians, History of the hunt will always be glorified by the hunters – Chinua Achebe What is participatory knowledge? When most of the times communities and civil society organizations depends on the external researchers as the source...

A Tryst with (en)light(enment) in the 21st Century Rural India

A Tryst with (en)light(enment) in the 21st Century Rural India

How does it feel to imagine our cities without electricity? Imagine your neighborhood getting enveloped by darkness as the day starts setting on you! Suddenly, the outside space becomes unavailable for any use and you are compelled to contain yourselves within your...

And they said, ‘Say no to plastics’

And they said, ‘Say no to plastics’

On the account of International Yoga Day, Fellows of Yes Foundation currently interning at Indo-Global Social Service Society  carried out a huge rally on the roads of Baljeet Nagar in the late afternoon under the umbrella of  Swaccha Bharat and Ideologies of IGSSS....

If you cannot Reuse it, Refuse it.

If you cannot Reuse it, Refuse it.

On June 05, we are celebrating World Environment Day, 2018, with the theme of “Beat Plastic Pollution”. India has been chosen this year's edition of World Environment Day which will focus on spreading awareness and urges government, industries, communities and...

Taking Democracy to the Grassroots

Taking Democracy to the Grassroots

Context to 74th Amendment in India  India is still predominately rural. It was only in the late 80s, early 90s that gradually our policymakers thought of cities as constituencies in themselves; constituencies that were rapidly deteriorating without a planned systemic...

Union Budget 2018 – 19 – From Agriculture & Farmer  Perspective

Union Budget 2018 – 19 – From Agriculture & Farmer Perspective

Overview of Budget- 2018-19 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...

Promoting Peace through Positive Actions

Promoting Peace through Positive Actions

Palhalan, Kashmir: Hailing from village Tantraypora, I have always been dedicated towards working for the welfare of the community. This quest led me to be engaged with the project “Promoting Localized Empowering Action for Peace and Stability” in Jammu &...

About Traditional Seeds

About Traditional Seeds

                  Guna,Madhya Pradesh: The village is about 90 years old and the eldest person residing in the village is 85 years old. The Kherikhata village is situated about 28kms from Guna, Madhya Pradesh. The village is inhabited by 193 household with communities...

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The Ones We do not See

24 July 2016
Urban Poverty

By: Arpita Macwan, Assistant Manager - Programmes, West Zone Mumbai, a city synonymous with dreams and cinema, is house to around 12 million hopeful...

Training on Disaster Mitigation in Lakhimpur District of Assam India

1 July 2016
Disaster Risk Reduction

A training programme on search and rescue, first aid and early warning was organized as part of Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) intervention. It was...