Women Empowerment

  • Empowering rural women with technology and energy

    October , 2017

    Tata Trusts initiative empowers Sultanpur’s Prasad family

  • Inform. Empower. Transform.

    March , 2016

    Equipping women to become agents of change

  • Lifting women from the dark abyss of illiteracy

    March , 2016

    There is a direct link between the literacy of women and the health and well-being of their families and communities, says Nayantara Sabavala, Associate Director at Tata Trusts

  • A farmer's best friend

    March , 2016

    The knowledge that Shiv Devi gained through adopting new farming methods, agricultural training and best cultivation practices were put to good use when she became a Krishi Sakhi, a friend or advisory to farmers

  • A season for change

    March , 2016

    The male-dominated panchayat was not pleased when Maniben took the lead to implement water and sanitation schemes in Langad village. She persevered, and now each household has tap connectivity

  • Milking their way to success

    March , 2016

    Premila became an example for village women in Manipur after she took up dairy farming and ensured a debt-free life and regular income for her family

  • Trading in tea

    March , 2016

    Saraswati started out on foot, but now travels around in a scooter — Gaon Chalo Abhiyan, a Himmotthan Society supported initiative to create rural entrepreneurs, has thus transformed the lives of local women in Uttarakhand

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