Tag: Rural Employment

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Gaya’s Village of Migrant Workers

 
/ October 16, 2018

Out of the 132 families in this Bihar village, at least hundred have seen their younger members migrate in search of work, but not necessarily a better life.

Video Advocacy: MGNREGA

 
/ November 26, 2015

Since 2006, Video Volunteers’ Community Correspondents Network (CCN) – a cadre of 186 community video journalists – have been using their video cameras to highlight issues of injustice affecting their local communities. One of the key thematic areas has been the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA). Our...

Video Volunteers Impact: An entire village gets work under NREGA

 
/ July 1, 2016

Asha Devi, a farm labourer from Bihar was working hard to make ends meet with her seasonal, meagre earnings. She had no idea, that she could have a supplementary income during the non-harvest seasons through the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA), an Indian labour law and social security measure...

Unemployed Pay Bribes for Jobs.

 
/ January 26, 2012

MGNREGA in Rajpur, M.P., defrauds the unemployed.

Faith For Some, Money For All

 
/ October 21, 2010

Rural fair provides employment, marketing opportunity to local artisans in India’s Jharkhand.