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Tanushree Kar reports on the remarkable initiative of a top design expert, Vanamala Jain, to train women living in slums in the art of pottery
One person can make a difference - perhaps the adage can be applied perfectly to Vanmala Jain - a teacher, entrepreneur and homemaker. Her interest is pottery, which is one of the oldest and most widespread of the decorative arts, consisting of...
Tanushree Kar finds a unique organisation in Pune that looks after children between 0-4 years
Twenty cherubic faces look at you expectantly, some of them laboriously trying to stand up and put out their hands to touch you. They are all between 8-10 months old and their smiles are enough to melt the toughest heart. They are the inhabitants of Shreevatsa -- God’s own children, in literal...
Dr Nita Mukherjee describes how FRCH is creating a cadre of women village health workers
It is well known that people in rural India are just an illness away from poverty. Since medical care is not easily accessible, people have to spend on treatment and travel to the nearest Primary Health Centre and also lose their daily wage. In 2006, Ambuja Cement Foundation had estimated that the...