Tag: BMC

Impact: Making the Bourgeoisie and Bureaucracy Talk

 
/ March 20, 2015

19th March 2015 | Padmakesarpur village, Odisha | Nitu Chakhia As a tribal woman, Nitu Chakhia has spent far too many years of her life struggling for survival in the urban jungle of Bhubaneswar. Several years of working with her people has convinced her that communities coming together ensures change....

Impact : Building The Road To Bhubaneshwar

 
/ March 21, 2014

As a tribal woman, Nitu Chakhia has spent far too many years of her life struggling for survival in the urban jungle of Bhubaneshwar. Several years of working with her people has convinced her that communities coming together ensures change. Odisha is a state that takes serious interest in its...

Anganwadi Operating from the Porch

 
/ April 17, 2014

There is an anganwadi (child care centre) In ward number 43 of Bhubhaneshwar Block, Odisha that runs on the porch of the local primary school. What started as a makeshift arrangement has turned into a long drawn out process and has left the anganwadi worker as well as parents annoyed...

Slum Children’s Education Bulldozed by City

 
/ July 23, 2012

Mumbai slum demolition puts children’s education in jeopardy.

From Death to Dereliction

 
/ January 18, 2012

Cemetery in Govandi, Mumbai lies in waste.

Clogged Drains Infect Mumbai Slums

 
/ January 4, 2012

In Mumbai, slum occupants suffer illness and indignity due to flooding sewer water.