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World Earth Day: Social Enterprises Protecting The Environment and Making it Better

Protecting the earth’s environment translates to sustained efforts to regenerating natural water sources and several other day-to-day changes. Read about the Social Enterprises making efforts to protect the environment.

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Unique Low-Cost Innovations That Help To Save Water Across The Country

More than 163 million Indians are deprived of access to clean water. In urban areas, an average individual consumes 150-200 litres of water every day. Here are a few low cost innovations that could help save water.

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NGOs Working Tirelessly to Rehabilitate India\'s Dying Green Cover

The growing need for environmental conservation has grabbed a lot of attention in the past few years. Read about a few NGOs, who have been making an effort in bringing about an evident change.

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NGOs Battling Hunger and Feeding the Poor Across India

In the Global Hunger Index released in 2021, India slipped seven places to a rank of 101 from 94 in just a year. Read about a few NGOs battling this crisis and feeding the poor.

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Social Enterprises Reviving Traditional Cookware and Empowering Rural Artisans in India

To help artisan communities, several social enterprises are focussing on reviving traditional cookware, supporting artisans, spreading awareness about its benefits, and marketing their products on social media. Read about them here-

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These NGOs Are Giving Better Lives to Orphans and Destitute Children of India

According to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), India has 29.6 million orphaned and abandoned children. Read about NGOs that are doing their best to provide them with a homelike environment and care.

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NGOs Working Tirelessly to Provide Education for Underprivileged Girls

According to the Right to Education Forum, over 10 million girls in India are at risk of dropping out of secondary school because of the pandemic. Here are 3 NGOs encouraging girls to pursue education:

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Womenpreneurs Empowering Artisans and Weavers Across India

It is a well-known fact that India has a rich handloom industry. There are many organizations and individuals committed to preserving the ancient artforms and make them relevant to modern consumers. Read about them-

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Organizations Breaking Tourist Norms and Promoting Eco Tourism Norms in India

Ecotourism is about uniting conservation, communities, and sustainable travel. Eco-tourism in India has taken a higher seat, and there are organisations, working towards the same. Read about them-

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World Health Day should serve as occasion to introspect,strengthen collaboration with stakeholders

Estimates show that more than 13 million deaths around the world each year are due to avoidable environmental factors. This includes the climate crisis which is the single biggest health threat facing humanity.

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NGOs in India That are Providing Support To The Underprivileged Suffering From Mental Illnesses

Mental Health is still considered a topic of social stigma, in India. However, here are a few NGOs striving to reduce the stigma surrounding mental illness and create social acceptance for the intellectually disabled.

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Padma Award Winners Who Dedicated Their Lives to Uplift Others

Read a few stories of this year’s Padma Award recipients who are working for poverty alleviation, upliftment of women and care for the needy through their expertise in various fields.

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Unsung Heros Conserving and Protecting Natural Resources in India

Climate Change has brought a significant rise in global issues across the world. It becomes difficult to think about the future of the planet. Here are a few individuals, working and creating real change to create a sustainable lifestyle.

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Check out These Innovations Saving Planet Earth From Plastic Pollution

Plastic waste and pollution are now threatening the health and well-being of humans and ecosystems the world over. Here are some other interesting interventions and scientific inventions that people are trying to help the environment:

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Our country must aggressively pursue widening access to quality learning, improving learning outcome

The UNESCO estimates nearly 1.5 billion students across the world have been affected by the disruption caused to formal education by Covid-19.

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Social Enterprises Making Recycling Easier for Indians

Plastic and its inability to decompose has become a threat to the environment. A variety of organisations have been launched in India itself, to help you reuse, reduce and recycle the products you use on an everyday basis. Read about them-

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These NGOs Are Making Water and Sanitation Accessible to Remote Communities

With the unprecedented change in water levels, access to clean drinking water is a luxury and ensuring equal access to potable water becomes difficult. Here are a few organizations ensuring water and sanitation is accessible in remote communities.

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Social Enterprises Transforming Rural Livelihood Through Technology & Innovation

With the innovation in technology, everything is available to us at our doorstep. Meanwhile, not many technological innovations have reached rural India.Read about some social enterprises actively working in rural India, to promote growth and change.

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Social Enterprises Tackling Food Waste in India

While the Indian Government had voiced the need for regulation of food wasted at hotels, restaurants and weddings, it hasn't yet been able to bring about significant change. Here are some organizations working to reduce food waste:

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NGOs Working to Conserve Water Bodies in India

Water plays an important role in maintaining and restoring ecological balance. Many initiatives like lake clean-ups have been implemented regularly. However, that was not enough , Here are some NGOs working to conserve water bodies in India.

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Social Enterprises Managing Waste and Making India Cleaner

In a country with an intensified population, the need for proper waste management is significantly critical. To tackle waste management, some organisations have taken issues in their own hands. Read about them here