fbpx

Category: Well Being

Rural Education
How Barefoot's Sanjana Yadav helps Break Gender Norms
A Dream of Equality Imagine a school where children have the freedom to wear clothes of any gender, any colour, and any style they feel comfortable in. A school where boys learn the art of...
"When I shake hands with Mandela, it was like meeting Mahatma"
Source: The Times of India JAIPUR: Laxman Singh, a social worker with Bunker Roy’s Barefoot College at Tilonia, is a sad man after hearing the death of the Nelson Mandela. Singh’s spent a few minutes with...
The World's Only College for the Rural Poor: Channeling Gandhi, Creating 21st Century Solutions
Source: HuffPost Impact More than one billion people live on less than one dollar a day. Seventy-five percent of the ultra-poor live in rural areas with no access to clean water, education, or light. In...
Technology Is Useless If It Doesn’t Address A Human Need
Written by: Meagan Fallone Facebook is great for checking out photos of your exes and all, but for social innovators working in the developing world, there’s no point to new technologies unless they make life better...