Breakthrough

Sitting back, crying, trying to defend oneself, blaming the destiny are all things of the past. If you have been sexually harassed, you ought to speak it out to the world. If you were sexually harassed, it wasn’t your fault, then why be ashamed of it? Why not drag that monster out and make him…

Taking India forward with Action for India

Action for India is an NPO that arranges for social innovators in India to enhance their talents and knowledge through networking prospects,¬†conferences and conversations with leading industrialists. Launched in 2012, AFI is registered under section 25 company of India and is a registered 501(c) 3 Company in The United States. Working at an international level,…

Saving country by empowering women

Though India is a developing country but women, especially from rural milieu, get limited opportunities to progress and establish themselves as individual identities. The NGO Swayam Shikshan Prayog , SSP stands apart because along with aiding in disaster management, it empowers women by giving them centre stage to design the management program, encouraging their involvement…

Of Changing Technologies and Challenging Times

The society and technology have always been intertwined allowing the progress of mankind. But strangely, the socio-technological progress of our kind never really accounted for the cornerstones of development like participation, social justice and gender equality. With this challenge as their focus, The IT for Change (ITfC) is working for the innovative and effective use…

Promoting Technology, Encouraging Youth!

Shifting to environmental friendly methods to save the earth is the need of the hour. Developing eco-friendly methods, conserving bio-diversity are some of the things which should be started now or it will be too late. SRISTI (Society for Research and Initiatives for Sustainable Technologies and Institutions) is one such organization that has been set…

Sneha – Society for Nutrition, Education and Health Action

The strength of a country’s tomorrow lies in the health of the country today. If you’d read the tab on “The Sneha story” on their website, the first name which will strike is that of Dr. Amida Fernandez. Dr. Amida has spent a lot of time looking after premature and underweight kids. A major reason…

Fighting Tuberculosis, Saving Lives!

Tuberculosis, the deadliest communicable disease, has killed over a million people to date. Although the government has taken steps to spread awareness about the disease and is also providing free treatment, Tuberculosis is maintaining a deadly presence and has become the primary health concern. How can a disease be stronger than the Human resolve? The…

Voice Of Men

There are clear-cut demarcations between men and women in our society. The notion that only women are a victim of patriarchal society is largely an accepted one. But sometimes men too have to bear the shackles. Unfortunately, there are not enough laws in the Indian constitution that protect the rights of men. These binaries of…

DIGITAL GREEN

India is an agrarian economy and to boost Indian economy, the agricultural sector needs to be revolutionized. With this sole aim, an NGO – Digital Green – is¬†now reaching out to over 6,000 villages through this organization and working to improve the lives of thousands of farmers. Digital Green enables farmers and villagers residing in…