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Jharkhand Mahila Manch

26 August 2015
From 26-27 August 2015, 78 women’s rights organisations from across Jharkhand came together at a 2-day seminar to form ‘Jharkhand Mahila Manch’ – a state-level women’s forum who will work to...
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Saving Children’s Lives

Two-and-a-half-year old Udika is fast asleep in her mother’s lap. However, it’s only thanks to the work of Jhuma Nagamunshi that Udika is alive and well. She and the other members of her Self Help...
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Women Leaders: Girls Education

There is a saying: “Educate a man and you educate an individual, educate a woman and you educate a family.'' However, this is seldom seen in the context of Muslim communities where illiteracy levels...
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Women Leaders: on Bicycles

Change is sweeping through the villages of Varanasi. And it’s being brought about by gutsy, female community leaders on bicycles! Urmila, Kiran, Mamta and Anjum are just four of the women who work f...
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Women Leaders: Dalit Rights

Pushpa lives in the city of Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh. She is from the Valmiki caste - the lowest amongst the dalits. Thanks to her mother, Pushpa received an education. She set up PACS partner Adharsh...
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Online Training Brings Results

Thanks to online training from PACS, partner Emmanuel Hospital Association (EHA) has been supporting communities in Madhya Pradesh (MP) to use an online government complaint system to register their ...
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Legal Literacy: Reflections

In Chhattisgarh, the 5-day legal literacy workshop for Civil Society Organisation (CSO) partners took place from 27-31 October 2014. It focussed on four pieces of core legislation – the Indian Const...
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Let There Be Light!

Are you afraid of the dark? If so, you wouldn’t have liked living in the tiny hamlet of Piprahi in Madyha Pradesh. They’ve been waiting to be connected to the electricity grid for 2 years… until...
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With.in Leadership Course

350 PACS field facilitators from 7 states took part in the “With.in Leading Together” programme. This training programme aimed to build their knowledge, skills and capacities, helping them to work...
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Fighting for Dalit Rights

Rinku is the daughter of Marachi and Dinesh. In March 2012 she was collecting snails in the fields when a man hit her repeatedly over the head before dragging her in front of a pot of boiling hot oil,...
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