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Dr Nita Mukherjee describes a voluntary group rehabilitating orphaned and traumatised girls
When they come to us, they are in a pitiable state -- battered as they are, physically, mentally and emotionally. Most have gone through such trauma that their world seems to be collapsing around them. To heal such wounds takes a long, long time; often the scars remain. But at least, we aid the process...
Dr Nita Mukherjee describes an all-India effort in engaging with development workers
The National Foundation for India (NFI) is an autonomous, professionally managed trust working for disadvantaged communities. It was set up in 1992 by a group of eminent citizens led by late C Subramaniam (former finance minister) and Dr MS Swaminathan. The board of trustees comprises equally distinguished...
Shikshantar is making a difference in education. Dr Nita Mukherjee describes how
At the turn of this century, when Manish and Vidhi Jain returned from the US, many friends asked what they planned to do. Manish’s answer was: “to unlearn my Master’s degree in Education from Harvard University.” And for Vidhi, it was to provide for children like her daughter Kanku, “real shiksha or natural...