June 2014

No facilities to learn

 
/ June 30, 2014

The Right to Education Act 2010 ensures that schools provide basic facilities relating to education such as an adequate number of teachers, midday meals, drinking...

Recycling Goa

 
/ June 30, 2014

VV-Correspondent Sulochana Pednekar films “The Sustainable Green Company” in Betki, Ponda, Goa.  Ajay Gramopadhyay started the company manufacturing eco-friendly, recyclable, biodegradable, products to help reduce...

Garbage is a major problem in Goa

 
/ June 30, 2014

Garbage is a major problem in Goa.  However, school children of Aldona village are making a conscious environmental effort to find recyclable solutions to it. ...

Abundance in Nature

 
/ June 27, 2014

“There is peace and tranquility in nature and it cannot be replaced by the riches of mansions.”  VV-Correspondent Basanti Soren reports from Bansbunwa village, Jharkhand. ...

Hybrid Seeds Fail

 
/ June 27, 2014

Hybrid seeds in the local village of Galakhajuri have caused more misery then happiness.  Farmers were led to believe that due to scientific technology the...

“If we don’t tie her, she runs away.”

 
/ June 26, 2014

Father, “If we don’t tie her, she runs away.”This is the sad reality of Parvati Oriya, the disabled girl who is tied up to a...

A whole family may die if the roof collapses

 
/ June 25, 2014

“Because if kids sleep inside, they may get crushed and die if the roof collapses.  Last time when it rained, a roof collapsed injuring a...

Social exclusion stands in the way of Indira Awaas Scheme

 
/ June 25, 2014

Imagine living in a plastic shed because the government scheme you are eligible for is not being given to you.  This is the reality for...