November 12, 2018

Laxmi Mahila Samiti: Leveraging Linkages for Livelihoods

The journey of the last decade had brought a sea change in the lives of women of the Laxmi SHG. Strong association with their group and […]
November 12, 2018

Odisha government launches new scheme to enhance farmers’ income in tribal regions

BHUBANESWAR: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday launched a new programme that aims to benefit around one lakh farmers across 40 blocks in 12 tribal districts […]
November 6, 2018

MoU Signing Ceremony

MoU Signing Ceremony of a special programme on ‘PROMOTION OF AGRICULTURE PRODUCTION CLUSTERS (APCs) IN TRIBAL REGIONS OF ODISHA’ between Directorate of Horticulture, Odisha and Government […]
November 1, 2018

गुमला : पहाड़ व जंगलों से घिरे भींजपुर टोले में 24 घंटे बिजली उपलब्ध

सौर ऊर्जा के सफल प्रयोग की कहानी पंचायत : कोब्जा प्रखंड : रायडीह जिला : गुमला गुमला जिला अंतर्गत रायडीह प्रखंड में घने जंगलों और पहाड़ों […]
October 5, 2018

From Sustenance to Spreading Her Wings

The legend goes that it was Phula Bai who decided that the Garasias make the place, with a flowing stream at the foothills of Mount Abu, […]
September 10, 2018

Heroes on wheels

She drove me tentatively as we passed through the town. As she crossed the main highway, she breezed through, letting me talk to the wind. Mohini […]
September 4, 2018

Finally! Potable Water at Schools

The Water Aid report on “State of the World’s Water 2017” presents a gloomy picture for rural India: 63.4 million people living in villages are without […]
August 14, 2018

The Search For The Elixir Of Life

Two large water pots – one on the head and the other clung to her waist seemed to overpower the frail frame of Kuni. Four other […]
August 6, 2018

Tara: A guiding star in the lives of little children

Shy and quiet, Tara joined the Self Help Group (SHG) mobilized by PRADAN nearly a decade back on the advice of her sister-in-law. She was newly […]
January 6, 2018

After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb- Mandela

“Police force was sent and guns were pointed at them but they stood firm. It will be a long and arduous journey for the SHG women […]