Tag: gharkul scheme

Hope for houses: Indira Awaas Yojana

/ October 11, 2013

Gharkul schemes which come under Indira Housing Scheme (IAY) ensures that people living below poverty line  get a land with constructed houses. Our Community Correspondent Anil S Jagadhane tells the story of  a widow, Mumtaz Nizam Tanboli from Dhongargaon village, Solapur district ,Maharashtra who has been trying to get access to a...

Great Schemes Poorly Implemented

/ July 9, 2010

Women cast outside of society receive little support from the government.

Making it Happen Locally: interview with Jessica Mayberry

/ September 5, 2009

Posted by Morgan Currie, VV Volunteer. I volunteered with VV for three months this year, February to April, primarily videotaping VV’s work in Goa, Maharashtra, and Gujarat. I witnessed first-hand VV’s innovative training models, in particular the Community Video Units, and also saw the stirrings of new programs. In May,...