Advocating for girl’s leadership

Advocate for Girls’ Leadership programme, implemented in Pali district of Rajasthan, forms Bal Sabhas within government school framework to stimulate girls’ participation in growth and development issues.   The patriarchal nature of our society has often worked to relegate girls to the household and to less enterprising roles. They are excluded from family decision-making process Read More …

Gram Laxmi Vermicomposting Initiative: converting rural waste into organic matter

By employing rural women in recycling units for converting animal waste into organic matter, the Gram Laxmi initiative of Government of Gujarat presents an indigenous approach for empowering women and positively altering agricultural practices.