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The only way to empower women is to provide them financial freedom

May 30, 2017
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He realized the only way to empower women was to provide them financial freedom and stability. This made Dr. Prabhakar started the Society for Rural Improvement (SRI), a non profit organization, to provide socio-economic support to poor rural women. Dr. Prabhakar was well settled and leading a successful life as an English professor in the US. But when he returned to Palakkad, he saw the poor living condition in villages and the lack of livelihood options. “We identify those people…

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27 year old bringing livelihood opportunities to her town

May 2, 2017

Many Villages in India are turning into Ghost Villages with most of the people settling down in Cities for work opportunities. But there are few who are working towards bringing growth opportunities to the Villages to retain the people. One of them is 27 year old, Divya Rawat from Uttrakhand. She came from Uttarakhand to Delhi to pursue her undergraduate and Master’s degrees in social work. After that, she found a job in a leading NGO, where she worked on…

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Remembering random acts of Kindness

May 3, 2016
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As I am writing for this post, I cannot miss re-posting an old incident happened way back in 2011:   You must have heard about the infamous local train journey in Mumbai.Yes you are right, its overcrowded but lively and memorable. I was new to the City and Mumbai local and moreover naive. While boarding Mumbai local 5 years ago from Andheri station, I lost my wallet having all the money and important documents when I was going to visit…

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