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New global initiative to address gender based violence

Mar 25, 2014 12:25 PM The Gender-Based Violence Emergency Response and Protection Initiative is a first-of-its-kind global program dedicated to assisting victims of extreme forms of gender-based violence around the world.
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Geeta Sankar of Omashram Old Age Care bags Karmaveer Chakra award

Mar 04, 2014 12:42 PM The awards are given every year on the 26th day of November, our National Social Justice and Citizen Action Day.

Population Foundation of India launches a woman-centric show

Feb 26, 2014 10:50 AM PFI is a national-level NGO which promotes and advocates effective formulation and implementation of gender-sensitive population.
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Preserving memories of world’s largest human displacement

Jan 09, 2014 01:14 PM The 1947 Partition Archive, a nonprofit, has launched an initative to preserve the fading memories of The 1947 Partition, the largest mass human displacement.
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CSR activities should compete with government schemes: IIRD Director

Dec 05, 2013 07:45 PM In an interview with OneWorld South Asia, Dr L C Sharma, Director of Integrated Rural Development (IIRD), said that corporates should be convinced to invest in rural India.
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Four non-profits win Google Impact Challenge awards

Nov 01, 2013 01:32 PM Global Impact awards support entrepreneurial non-profits using technology to tackle some of the world’s toughest problems.
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Now a BPO, exclusively for the visually challenged

Oct 07, 2013 11:15 AM The Indian Association for the Blind and Amway Opportunity Foundation have taken this initiative to generate employment opportunities for the Visually Challenged.
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Caterpillar Foundation and Global Communities engage students for greener earth

Oct 01, 2013 12:35 PM Around 1000 students participated in the week-long environment campaign in a south Indian city, as part of the second year of Green Apple Day of Service.
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Poonam Natrajan is new chairman of Credibility Alliance

Sep 24, 2013 04:15 PM Poonam Natrajan took over the chairmanship from Jagdananda, the outgoing Board chairman, during the annual general meeting of the Credibility Alliance.
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Greenpeace to develop a solution for irrigation in rural India

Sep 12, 2013 05:49 PM Greenpeace is calling on people across the world to develop a sustainable solution for irrigation in rural India.
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Sesame Workshop launches educational website for kids

Sep 10, 2013 02:18 PM Through this website, Sesame Workshop India, is aiming to reach to more children and help them attain their highest potential.
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Record number of nominations for SEOY India-2013 Awards

Sep 03, 2013 12:36 PM The Jubilant Bhartia Foundation organizes the SEOY Awards India in association with the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship.
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Janaagraha launches Hindi version of ‘IPaidABribe.Com’

Aug 22, 2013 06:45 PM The Website is being launched with the aim to make it easier for Hindi speaking citizens to report their experiences of bribery.
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Empowering women through convergence

Aug 01, 2013 02:43 PM Hand in Hand-India’s project in Rajasthan aims to facilitate convergence of all women-centric socio-economic development programmes of the government through Self-help Groups.
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CRY’s online campaign to highlight barriers to education

Jul 16, 2013 03:25 PM Child Rights and You (CRY), an Indian NGO has launched ‘Click Rights’, an online photography campaign to capture the barriers that keep children out of school.
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Women trafficking: Google Earth being used to spot targets, says NGO

Jul 12, 2013 03:45 PM Indian NGO, Mankind in Action for Rural Growth (MARG), screened a riveting documentary depicting the ugly picture of trafficking in rural India.
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Relief yet to reach Uttarakhand flood victims: NGOs

Jul 09, 2013 06:10 PM NGOs have alleged that there is huge gap between distribution of relief materials and the local population.
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Participatory Budgeting in India: The Pune experiment

Jul 01, 2013 05:41 PM Naim Keruwala of Janwani explores the genesis, practice and contours of participatory budgeting as it has evolved over the years, drawing on the Port Allegra and New York city experiences.
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Save the Children launches $1 mn Healthcare Innovation Award

Jun 27, 2013 05:57 PM The Healthcare Innovation Award is the first joint initiative of Save the Children and GSK, a pharmaceutical firm, which aims to save the lives of a million of the world’s poorest children.
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Plan India responds to monsoon fury in North India

Jun 21, 2013 03:25 PM Disaster Management team of Plan India is ensuring provisions of food, shelter, water and protection in the affected areas of the state.
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