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This Mason Utter Pradesh Who Is On A Mission To Build Toilets In Slums Has Won Nari Shakti Award

This Mason Utter Pradesh Who Is On A Mission To Build Toilets In Slums Has Won Nari Shakti Award
News Uttar Pradesh Women's Day Special
Hailing from Sitapur, one of India's most backward districts, 60-year-old Kalavati Devi’s spirit of making toilet accessible to the poor contributed in the construction of a 50-seat facility ina slum in Kanpur ...
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Feed The Needy: Chennai’s Sneha Mohandoss Tweets On Prime Minister’s Handle

Feed The Needy: Chennai's Sneha Mohandoss Tweets On Prime Minister's Handle
News Swasth India Women's Day Special
23-year-old Sneha Mohandoss started a Food Bank in 2015 before the Chennai floods with an aim to fight hunger and to create a hunger-free nation ...
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Ladies, This Women’s Day Take The Pledge To Stay Healthy And Guard Against These Common Health Problems Faced By Women In India

This Women’s Day, we draw attention to some of the serious health issues that women in India
Swasth India Women's Day Special
Years of gender bias has meant that women have been denied basics like access to nutritious food, sanitation and health care facilities, so this Women’s Day, we look at some of the critical health issues faced by women in India  ...
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My School, My Farm: This IAS Officer’s Brainchild Has Led To A Poshan Revolution In A Remote Mizoram District

Lawngtlai has 35.3 per cent stunted, 21.3 per cent underweight and 5.9 per cent severely wasted (low weight-for-height) children under the age of 5, which is the highest in Mizoram
Mizoram Nutrition Swasth India Women's Day Special
Mizoram’s Deputy Commissioner Shashanka Ala started the ‘My School My Farm’ initiative, where in order to improve the nutritional status of the meals served in schools, home grown vegetables are in the campus  ...
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Women Empowering Women: Meet A Medical Researcher Who Is Helping Rural Women Fight Malnutrition Through Education

Women Empowering Women: Meet A Medical Researcher Who Is Helping Rural Women Fight Malnutrition Through Education
News Nutrition Rajasthan Swasth India Women's Day Special
Monalisa Padhee, a 31-year-old medical researcher has made it her life's mission to help women in rural areas live healthy lives by educating them about nutrition ...
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International Women’s Day Special: Celebrate The Work Of Women Swasth Warriors Who Are Making India Healthy

International Women’s Day Special: Celebrate The Work Of Women Swasth Warriors Who Are Making India Healthy
Swasth India Swasth Warrior Women's Day Special
On this International Women’s Day we take a look at the work of such women swasth warriors who are working relentlessly to make India a swasth country ...
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International Women’s Day Special: Why Is Nutrition Important For Women’s Health, Experts

International Women’s Day Special: Why Is Nutrition Important For Women’s Health, Experts
Swasth India Women's Day Special
On this International Women’s Day, NDTV speaks to experts to find out the must haves for women to stay healthy ...
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From Electric Vehicles To Solar Panels, This Ecologist From Dehradun Has Made Sustainability A Way Of Life

From Electric Vehicles To Solar Panels, This Ecologist From Dehradun Has Made Sustainability A Way Of Life
Electric Vehicles News Women's Day Special
An ecologist and electric vehicle user, Soumya Prasad has been setting an inspirational example of sustainable living ...
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Countdown To Swachh Bharat: Access To Toilets And Role Of Women, A Case Study Of Chakkarpur Slum In Open Defecation Free Haryana

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Haryana Open Defecation Free Sanitation Women's Day Special
A look at how the urban slum of Chakkarpur dealt with the lack of access to toilets and washrooms with women taking the lead to give up open defecation ...
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These Women Are Changing How People Dress Up Babies With Their Eco-Friendly Clothing Line

These Women Are Changing How People Dress Up Babies With Their Eco-Friendly Clothing Line
Waste Warriors Of India Women's Day Special
Three women waste warriors came together to start a clothing line that is 100 per cent organic, chemical-free and zero-waste in order to make a swachh difference in the society ...
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From Waste Pickers To Artists, Here’s A Story Of Transformation Of Women From Ghazipur Landfill Area In Delhi

These Women Are Changing How People Dress Up Babies With Their Eco-Friendly Clothing Line
Waste Warriors Of India Women's Day Special
Ghazipur waste pickers get a new lease of life, move away from the landfills as waste pickers and start their journey as artisans, only this time making products made out of waste ...
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Defying Gender Problems And Open Defecation, Sunita Devi From Jharkhand Is Training Women To Build Toilets

Sunita Devi has trained over 400 women to construct toilets
Jharkhand Swachh Warriors Women's Day Special
90 per cent of the women in Udaypura, a village in Jharkhand used to defecate in the open before 2018. Today, every woman in the village has access to a toilet, thanks to 29-year-old Sunita Devi ...
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