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The Odisha Mission to Provide Clean Drinking Water

By Senashia Ekanayake She looked around twenty-five. She carried a pot of water in one hand and a child in the other. I met her in Ogaplur village in the Puri district of Orissa on the Eastern Coast of India. The village is home to 127  families and a pond water filtration system with an [...]

By | 2018-03-19T11:28:10+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Blog, Featured, India, Regional Perspective|

Women and Climate Change

Women constitute almost 49 percent of the population of Pakistan. According to the Pakistan Demographic and Health Survey 2012-2013, there are 102 males for 100 females, thus urging the need to empower women when it comes to education, employment and political and social life. However, when women’s empowerment is denied, it makes them weak and [...]

By | 2016-05-16T18:59:33+00:00 May 16th, 2016|Blog|