Tag: Education

Gender and Marriage – India Shares Stories about Living and Defeating...

 
/ December 1, 2016

  We are taught to conform to gender stereotypes early. But many brave individuals are also challenging them every day through their lived realities. We...

At Patna University the library has been shut for Two Years

 
/ October 19, 2016

Patna University in Bihar was founded in 1917 and is the seventh oldest university in India. For a hundred years endless numbers of students have...

At Patna University the library has been shut for Two Years

 
/ October 19, 2016

Patna University in Bihar was founded in 1917 and is the seventh oldest university in India. For a hundred years endless numbers of students have...

Crumbling Schools in Villages Soldier on Despite the Odds

 
/ October 17, 2016

Whether it be a primary school in Chhatisgarh or a secondary school in Odisha one common factor shines through. Their shining eyes. The children come...

20 year old shelterless Anganwadi Centre in West Bengal

 
/ July 29, 2016

Launched in 1975, the integrated child Development Services (ICDS) scheme is one of the world’s largest programmes for early child development. The primary objective of...

Without electricity, a village suffers in darkness

 
/ May 30, 2016

A remote tribal village of Chhattisgarh has never seen electricity. While government schemes such as Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY), worth $11 billion,...

Video Volunteers’ Impact: UP School gets a clean toilets

 
/ May 25, 2016

“Our toilets are so dirty, we need to relieve ourselves in the open,” said Anshika, a bright, young student of Kanwari Mustakam elementary school of...

Only 2 teachers teach 226 students in this school

 
/ March 25, 2016

At Uttardariyapur Primary School in Malda, West Bengal, two teachers, one of them the head master, look after and teach 226 children, varying in age...