Tag: Women Empowerment

Microcredit Incites Caste Violence

 
/ March 25, 2011

A local moneylender vengefully attacks a Dalit woman from a microfinance group

Women Gain Political Clout

 
/ January 25, 2011

Reservation of 50% seats in village councils has generated excitement among women in Himachal Pradesh.

Nandashtami: A Celebration Of The Girl Child

 
/ January 17, 2011

A Himalayan festival brings a rare chance for girls to be appreciated by their family in Uttarakhand

Transgender Woman Inspires Community

 
/ January 12, 2011

Dalit Transgender woman in India’s Bangalore contests local election, motivates community to fight for it’s rights

Women Master Art Of Farming

 
/ January 4, 2011

Women break into male domain of agriculture and set up a farming cooperative in Bihar.

Women’s Market: So Close, Yet So Far!

 
/ November 16, 2010

Tribal women seek access to India’s only all women’s market in Manipur.

Microcredit Empowers Our CC

 
/ October 27, 2010

VV Community Correspondent  Rohini takes microloan, buys a computer to improve her livelihood through IndiaUnheard.

Toilets For Villagers – A Success Story

 
/ October 22, 2010

Successful implementation of government sanitation program brings joy to a rural community in Orissa