Tag: Accredited Social Health Activist
Corrupt ASHA workers harass villagers
Navita Devi / November 24, 2014
“Even though my baby died, ASHA workers took money from me,” says Indu Devi, a resident of Ahinkatol village, in Bihar’s Katihar district. Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) are community health workers instituted by the government. They are trained to work as health educators in their localities but, as this...
IU CC Helps Young Girls Get Healthcare
Sunita Kasera / January 20, 2011
Adolescent girls in Rajasthan benefit from a government scheme because of our Community Correspondent (CC) Sunita’s reporting.
“Anganwadi”Who Is Benefiting?
Sunita Kasera / July 28, 2010
The Anganwadi program is an Integrated Child Development Service.