Budget beyond gender
Women are not considered farmers despite their active participation in farming in rural India. A gender responsive budget is essential to empower w...
Chetna Andolan's "Best Ecologist Award 2016"
Participants were judged on their ability to cut grass without harming other plants, and on their knowledge of the forest.
Usha, dawn of hope and dignity
The Usha Multipurpose Cooperative Society Ltd. is not just a bank but a life-changing platform for nearly 23 thousand sex workers in Kolkata
The Chizami model of development
How women in a remote Nagaland village are bringing about transformation rooted in traditional Naga practices
It takes two to keep this dying tradition alive
The Mandri is made of natural materials and is thick enough to serve as a light mattress.
Waterman: Women panchayats can solve water crisis
Since 2011, village women have independently formed panchayats and are also working on an individual level with 'Jal Sahelis' (water's friend)
Dang women find route to empowerment through the stomach
A regular diner said he visits Dang every month just to eat at Nahri. “This food is not available anywhere else and the women serve it like a mother."
In the lion's den: The Indian women who answer cat calls
For women forest guards working in India's Gir sanctuary, the only home to Asiatic lions, protecting and rescuing big cats is all in a day's work.
जंगलाची पहारेकरीण ! (in Marathi)
गोंदियामधील नानव्हा येथे राहणाऱ्या उषा मडावी या आदिवासी स्त्रीचे कर्तृत्व आहे ते जंगल वाचवण्याचे. Usha Madaavi, an adivasi lady of a village in Gondia dis...