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Learning lessons, not from textbook, but hard-knock life: The life of a child labourer in India

With the pandemic running into its second year, social workers said that financial situations in many rural families had worsened. Several parents were forced to send their wards to daily-wage works

Published on 27th August 2021
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This 22-year-old from West Bengal is turning an entire village into a library. Here's how

Soumyadipta Bose has set up a few shelves of books at various houses spread across the Barberia hamlet

Published on 27th April 2021
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Here's how this Bengal organisation is changing the lives of abandoned mentally ill women 

A View is a collective effort of medical professionals and social workers which provides not just psychiatric care but also helps them build a normal life

Published on 12th January 2021
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This organisation in Mumbai trains aspiring Gen Z social entrepreneurs to volunteer for the right causes

TribesforGOOD connects young and socially-conscious children in the city with non-profit organisations who are in need of the talent and can benefit from a few extra hands

Published on 4th November 2020
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The light in Kichankani: How Somy Solomon build a library in faraway Tanzania

Somy Solomon is the activist, researcher and social worker who build the first library in the Tanzanian village of Kichankani. Check out her story

Published on 7th October 2020
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78-year-old Ambedkarite laureate and author Dr Bhau Lokhande passes away

He wrote several books and his literary work has broken boundaries and reached readers across the world. His literary and social work has inspired numerous youngsters

Published on 22nd September 2020
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Have JRF? No exam. No JRF? Write exam: Why PU's partisan stance on SC, ST, Minority scholarship holders reeks of exclusion

Departments like Anthropology, English, Biochemistry, Commerce, Economics, IB, Math, Social Work and others who have four or more vacancies have been completely reserved for JRF scholars

Published on 12th August 2020
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Campaign King: How Vipul Singh's NGO Tapas uses everything from street plays to video tech to change lives

Tapas NGO, which works with a number of social issues through a number of artforms is now preparing itself to lend a hand during the COVID-19 lockdown

Published on 9th April 2020
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Go Corona Go: How law enforcers are using Corona dolls, helmets and songs to spread awareness amid lockdown

Local authorities, social workers and some other people are using unique methods to spread awareness about COVID-19 and to tackle the violators amid the lockdown. Check it out!

Published on 4th April 2020
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Social worker in Moradabad wears Coronavirus-themed helmet to spread awareness

Vishesh Pal, a social worker, also works as a delivery agent for the Agarwal Community Kitchen which is providing food to the marginalized sections of the society during the lockdown

Published on 4th April 2020
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For every ikat shirt you buy from The Jobless Street, one shirt goes to the needy

Hyderabad-based Saikiran Gaddam entrepreneur with a heart of a social worker has launched The Jobless Street, a portal that offers premium ikat shirts, for a cause. This is how he went about doing it 

Published on 16th March 2020
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Ashamed that Kapil Mishra is our alumnus: DU's Social Work students call BJP leader a blot on DSSW legacy

The Students' Union of the Department has accused the BJP leader of tarnishing the image of the department and also their profession

Published on 28th February 2020
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Working in the name of Humanity: How this 24-year-old from Gwalior is helping the young of our society

From being the 'Solution Boy' in school to becoming a social worker and entrepreneur, Ayush Baid's journey is nothing short of a marvel. He now intends to invest his life in society

Published on 4th February 2020
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This 16-year-old has developed an app that helps individuals and organisations collaborate for social change

The Baton app, created by Tanya Elizabeth Ken was recently launched by the Department of Social Work at Stella Maris College, Chennai 

Published on 4th December 2019
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Chilla has created a safe haven for the children of sex workers and helps them fight social stigma. Here's how

The founder of Chilla talks about creating a safe space for the children of sex workers and protecting them from societal stigma

Published on 29th January 2019

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