Saturday, August 18, 2018

Women’s safety in Karnataka, will it be a reality?

As political parties in poll bound Karnataka are fighting for supremacy with caste and community polarization, they have ignored women’s safety as an issue....

ICT and the Rural Woman Entrepreneur

Introduction More than 90% of the India’s total workforce is dependent on the informal sectors, like agriculture, small, micro and household enterprises etc for their...

From unpleasant conversations to meaningful decisions

The adage “change starts with you” holds true for the whole team at community radio Alfaz-e-Mewat FM 107.8, an initiative of S M Sehgal...

Corporate Profitability through removing biases against women

India is a young nation of aspirations and growth. Ever since the 1991 Policy of Liberalization - Privatization - Globalization, it has witnessed a...

Sexual abuse of girls followed by refusal of abortion: A statement...

On 28 July, the case of a 10-year-old girl who became pregnant after being sexually abused by her uncle hit the news in India...

Women in the Lead: Monitoring Health Services in Bangladesh

Naripokkho is the first non political organisation working on women’s rights, liberty and freedom in Bangladesh. It is a membership based organisation, which was started...

Campaign Seeks Men and Boys to be Partners of Gender Justice

Thousands of passengers who travelled by Delhi Metro from 27th March to 10th April witnessed banners with motivational slogans and standees depicting statement and...

Working towards Planet 50:50

“Guided by the mantra of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao, the Government is trying to bring about a positive change”: Hon'ble Prime Minister Amandeep from Faridkot,...

Addressing the role of Sustainable Development Goals for women

In 2015, member countries at the United Nations adopted a new development agenda as a plan of action for ‘people, planet and prosperity’ enshrined...

Women Safety in India: An Epitome or Epitaph?

The thinking man in me was galvanized by this pragmatic yet thought provoking recent TV Commercial of Sonata ACT watch with a SOS call...