Mar 14, 2017 12:16 PM The book tells inspiring stories of personalities like Irom Sharmila, Laxmi Narayan Tripathi, Nandita Das, The Phogat sisters, Shubha Mudgal, Tania Sachdev, to name a few.
Jan 25, 2017 07:15 PM The report talks about challenges that would impede progress towards SDGs, like the goal of eradicating extreme poverty.
Jan 25, 2017 07:03 PM The report talks about challenges that would impede progress towards SDGs, like the goal of eradicating extreme poverty.
Jan 19, 2017 03:03 PM The book mentions how Subhas Chandra Bose demanded that women should have equal rights and equal responsibilities .He was many years ahead of his time for advocating women empowerments.
Jul 15, 2016 02:45 PM
This case study conducted by Ashok Kumar at OneWorld Foundation India has been developed to showcase the outcomes of technical assistance provided to various health facilities identified by the state government to make quality improvements, and help them reach Family Friendly Hospital Initiative (FFHI) and National Quality Assurance Standards certification levels.
The case study draws from internal documents and conversations with internal stakeholders. Information from the ground was gathered through a field trip to four health facilities including Pandaul and Rahika in Madhubani district, and Dumraon and Shahpur in Bhojpur district. This included some in-depth personal interviews and group discussions with external stakeholders.
These facilities were selected as examples of facilities to get a mix of both ‘high’ performing and ‘low’ performing facilities. The health facilities of different standards and certifications were selected in order to draw a comparison and see how certification mechanisms contribute to improving the health systems.
Jul 13, 2016 04:55 PM The findings in the study are relevant for the US, India, Pakistan, and many other countries, low-, middle-, and high-income countries alike where achievement of diabetes care goals is suboptimal and where health disparities are common.
Jul 11, 2016 02:45 PM
This case study conducted by OneWorld Foundation India has been developed to describe the Solar-based Mini Piped Water Supply Scheme that was supported by SWASTH.The case study draws from internal documents and conversations with different stakeholders. Information from the ground was gathered through a field trip to Dobhi and Bodh Gaya blocks of Gaya district in Bihar.
The field work included some personal interviews and group discussions with external stakeholders. These blocks were selected because the initiative was reported to have brought about some changes there since its implementation.
Jul 08, 2016 07:30 PM
Launching a book on Bhagat Singh, one of India’s greatest freedom fighters, Kejriwal reiterates his resolve for corruption-free and transparent governance.
[India youth] [Corruption & transparency] [Indian Government] [Bhagat Singh]
Jul 05, 2016 04:35 PM
This programme report has been developed by OneWorld Foundation India to describe the Community-based Operations and Maintenance of Hand Pumps scheme that was supported by SWASTH. It draws from internal documents and conversations with stakeholders.
Information from the ground was gathered through a field trip to Dobhi block of Gaya district in Bihar. This included some personal interviews and group discussions with external stakeholders. This block was selected as the initiative was piloted here and was reported to have brought about some changes here since its implementation.
Jul 01, 2016 03:15 PM
This programme report has been developed by OneWorld Foundation India to describe the water quality testing systems of the Public Health and Engineering Department, particularly with regard to the initiative taken up by the Bihar Technical Assistance Support Team under the SWASTH programme, aiming to ensure safe and sustained water supply in each and every household.
The report draws from secondary sources as well as information gathered through discussions with community members and other stakeholders involved in the initiative. Field level information was gathered from two districts of Bihar - Gaya and Arwal.
Jun 28, 2016 06:55 PM The State of the World’s Children report by UNICEF argues, promoting equity is more than a moral obligation. It is both a practical and a strategic imperative, helping to break intergenerational cycles of disadvantage and thus reducing the inequalities that undermine all societies.
Apr 08, 2016 05:50 PM The report is titled Carbon Footprints Due to Milk Formula: A study from selected countries of the Asia-Pacific region.
Mar 09, 2016 07:40 PM The book features inspirational stories of 50 women who have emerged as a game changer in the field of corporate leadership, entrepreneurship, social work, sports, films, theatre and arts.
Jan 22, 2016 06:38 PM Literature talks at the latest edition of Jaipur Lit Fest are all set to imbibe development hues with a series of book launches.
Jan 19, 2016 03:39 PM The report addresses the issue of connection between economic growth and people’s lives.
Jan 06, 2016 06:40 PM The newly released report urges governments to empower individuals by reducing inequality in the work environments.
Jul 24, 2015 03:45 PM The Social Sector Service Delivery: Good Practices Resource Book 2015 showcases good practices by States and Union Territories in ensuring better public service delivery in the country.
Jul 16, 2015 01:41 PM The MDG report confirms that goal-setting can lift millions of people out of poverty, empower women and girls, improve health and well-being, and provide vast new opportunities for better lives.