May 8, 2020

PRADAN’s Response to COVID-19 Crisis

PRADAN is working with the administration to support marginalised and vulnerable rural poor people in containing the spread of COVID-19. We are reaching out to marginalised and vulnerable poor farmers across 166 blocks in the states of Jharkhand, Bihar, West Bengal, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, and Rajasthan, 60 of these blocks in Jharkhand through our partner CSOs. Azim Premji Philanthropic Initiatives is our partner in this initiative.
February 10, 2020

How to double farmers’ incomes – Business Standard

In a country as vast and diverse as India, it will require a variety of development approaches to bring the benefits of growth and prosperity to all agriculturalists
January 9, 2020

Revitalizing Agriculture through Infrastructure and SHG Empowerment (RAISE)

We are happy to announce RAISE, a three-year project that has started in partnership with Aditya Birla Capital Limited. The goal of RAISE is to develop an integrated model of sustainable people..
December 16, 2019

Bora Baandh initiative of Ghaghra farmers

December 11, 2019

Indigenous paddy cultivation in Kharika Mathani: Anandabazar Patrika, Jhargram

November 27, 2019

How to End Delhi’s Pollution

The issue of air pollution across northern India, especially in the cities and towns of the Gangetic basin, has assumed the magnitude of a national calamity. Over 50 million people in Delhi-NCR are directly affected, with the air quality index plummeting to “severe”.
November 27, 2019

In Jharkhand, kadhais keep anaemia at bay

Around 85% of women in Jharkhand’s Torpa block, about 70km from capital Ranchi, suffer from anemia. This means profuse bleeding during periods, fatigue and various kinds of aches and pains.
September 30, 2019

APC Odisha Project bags SKOCH Gold

We are proud to announce that our project ‘Promotion of Agriculture Production Clusters (APCs) in Tribal Regions of Odisha’ has received the prestigious SKOCH Governance Award 2019 on 26th September 2019.
September 4, 2019

Greening the Earth

Ten years, 62 villages, 1,060 acres. 1,32,000 trees planted!! Leveraging Spl. SGSY and MGNREGA all those saplings were planted that led to a substantial transformation of […]
September 4, 2019

Food, food, everywhere but not enough to eat

Picture: Getty Images As erratic weather patterns and depleting resources complicate the many factors of food security in India, change is coming, from ground up The […]