Family Planning

Everything explained below. Lovely animation. The voiceover needs to be in local tongues for different countries– that’s about it. Wish I could speak Hindi better, then I would have volunteered. If you know journalists that want to cover this topic, please get in touch with Stephanie at schen@care.org Hi Shoba, Hope this email finds you…

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About Kolkata’s Mamoon Akhtar

This ran during the Ramzan-Eid season in The National, Abu Dhabi A harbinger of hope for Kolkata’s poor Shoba Narayan Aug 20, 2011   With their bright smiles, curious eyes and dark hair, Urmin and Sabina, 8, look like typical school-going children; except they aren’t. Until recently, both these girls peddled drugs for their parents,…

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EdelGive Social Innovation Honours

Last week, I attended an event that was very inspiring. I was part of a jury that judged about a dozen humanitarian organizations to figure out which ones to support. The whole thing was organized by Vidya Shah (wife of Edelweiss founder, Rashesh Shah), a lovely grounded woman from Dharwad. The others in the jury…

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