Empowering Rural Women to Fight India's Hunger

Empowering Rural Women to Fight India’s Hunger

The Global Hunger Index 2019 concludes that—India has once again fallen from its previous ranks, among other countries. It has been tagged as a country with ‘serious’ levels of hunger. This is a significant concern for India, with many children dying due to hunger and poverty.  Reports from UNICEF suggests that India is running through the worst phase of […]

The Rural Education Framework in India

The Rural Education Framework in India—What Can Be Done to Change It?

If a country’s rural education division is working fine, it reflects on the complete economic state of the country.  Let us see how we can upgrade the—‘Rural Education Scenario.’ There is no doubt that education plays a very crucial role in shaping an individual’s personality. As per the survey, India’s organized sector has only 36 million […]

Adolescent Health Care in the Rural Set-up

Adolescent Health Care in the Rural Set-up

India is home to 253 million adolescents in the age group 10-19 years in India. Two million of them belong to scheduled tribes living in underserved, rural areas. This age group include individuals in a brief phase of life requiring nutrition, education and counselling to ensure their growth into healthy adults. They are liable to […]

India Steps Up to Strengthen Maternal Health

India Steps Up to Strengthen Maternal Health

Maternal Mortality rates are still high in India, indicating violation of women’s human right to life and health. Access to adequate information about maternal health rights and available services are essential aspects of realising women’s power to accessible health care.    Causes of Maternal Mortality— Under-nutrition adversely affects a large part of Women in India. […]