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Everyday Sheroes: Chennai auto driver PV Raji Ashok offers free rides, sanitary napkin and driving lessons to women

In our run-up to Int'l Women's Day 2020, we have curated this series of stories of women who aren't extraordinary — but our world may just stop going around smoothly if they decided to call it a day

Published on 7th March 2020
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These students and their Aerobic Composters are crunching the trash at Govt Schools in Karnataka

Mysuru prof Shamsundar Subbarao is training engineering students to design Aerobic Composters and install them in government or NGO-run schools. They have already installed two composters in Mysuru

Published on 5th February 2020
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These young entrepreneurs want you to have a blissful and rash-free period. Here's how

Niveda R and Gowtham S have created Bliss pads, eco-friendly sanitary napkins that are made from kenaf fibres which is a well-known substitute for jute - commonly called Deccan hemp or Java jute

Published on 3rd February 2020
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Meet the youngsters behind Makkala Grama Sabhas that're driving social change in rural Karnataka

In times such as these, making children learn about citizenship, rights and duties has become important. And that is why Makkala Grama Sabhas conducted by Grama Panchayats play a key role

Published on 23rd December 2019
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This student duo from a Kannur school has made menstrual pads from soybeans and they are just Rs 1.5 a piece

he students created the product after months of research and presenting the product across various institutions for approval

Published on 3rd December 2019
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This Telangana group's 'municipality giri' is keeping Karimnagar clean. Here's how

It's been 40 days since the group, which is called Clean Karminagar on Facebook, started cleaning the area around the dam

Published on 6th November 2019
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Lavanya Gudelli from Hyderabad is bringing the change that she wished to see in the world. Here's how

Hyderabad-based Lavanya Gudelli also initiated a Changemaker's Club where youngsters meet and talk about burning issues once in three months 

Published on 2nd September 2019
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Buy sanitary napkins for 1 rupee at government-run Jan Aushadhi shops  

The pads are sold in a pack of four which currently cost Rs 10. These from Tuesday will be priced for Rs 4 only

Published on 26th August 2019
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Why NGOs looking for corporate funding need to check out this platform ASAP

They are working hand-in-hand with NGOs to ensure that they build capabilities that are required to work in a more professional manner

Published on 19th August 2019
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These Kochi students are collecting Rs 30 via GPay to buy pads, diapers for flood victims

The initiative was kickstarted by a few students of Union Christian College, Aluva. the napkins and diapers are sent to Nilambur

Published on 13th August 2019
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School students in Thiruvananthapuram can now get sanitary napkins for free 

The programme is being implemented jointly by KSWDC and HLL Lifecare Ltd which provides technical support

Published on 16th July 2019
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Sahar Mansoor's initiative aims to make everyday accessories more friendly towards the planet! 

This Cambridge alumna is protecting the environment, empowering women and spreading awareness - all at the same time!

Published on 15th June 2019
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Lessons from the Pole: Why Neelima Mishra's Arctic experience matters

As per Mishra, the biggest threat to the environment is single-use plastic, which is avoidable and in most cases, unnecessary

Published on 11th June 2019
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Padman finds a place in TN's plus two zoology book, says his story might reform the youth from job seekers to job providers

The Padmasree recipient also said the students once reading the case study can browse the internet to understand the concept from the grassroots level

Published on 5th June 2019
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Here's how photographer Niraj Gera is urging the Prime Minister to provide free sanitary napkins to poor women

Niraj has come up with a photo series titled 'Sacred Stains', where he depicts the issues faced by menstruating women across the country
 

Published on 28th May 2019

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