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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...
Dr Nita Mukherjee describes the efforts of an NGO in improving healthcare in slums
When a medical doctor leaves a lucrative practice and settles in the voluntary sector, it speaks of his passion and commitment to medical care. Dr Siddharth Agarwal, executive director, Urban Health Resource Centre (UHRC), is among the few who did just that. He strongly believes that health parameters of the...