In the year 2021-2022, Video Volunteers reached a huge number of people. Each video, on average, documented a problem, a ground reality that affected nearly 35,000 people. And we reported more than 1500 stories last year. Impacts achieved by our community correspondent have benefited 3.2 million people, in total.
Our community correspondents operate as citizen journalists in their own community and bring the issues to the larger world through video reports. As a part of this process of transformation, we include government officials to play an important part.
This is a story of collective will and finding solutions for immediate problems. In this Pindarbari village, Bankura District, West Bengal, all the hand pumps were defunct and the main Submersible Pump was also not working, for three years. The villagers had a hard time collecting water from nearby villages,...
The elderly couple from Rajasthan had medical issues and could not look out for themselves.
Digitisation of ration cards meant 35 families of Mahrashtra's Nandurbar district had no ration for one year.
Citizen journalist helps poor Dalit families get new permanent homes where they can spend their lives happily ever after.
The story effectively depicts as to how change is triggered with mere presence of a Citizen journalist in the most media dark region of India.