NALCO partners with Gram Vikas on school water supply
NALCO partnered with Gram Vikas to provide water supply to 54 schools in Angul district of Odisha, India.
An Open Defecation free India: Pointers for Swachh Bharat Mission
100 per cent sanitation coverage requires a focus on quality, equity and social inclusion. Facilitation and communication are key for improving community participation.
Tribal entrepreneurs receive farm and health information on their smartphones
Adivasi Colony and Kandha Tirigochha village in Ganjam district of Odisha get WiFi connectivity with support from Oracle, Charities Aid Foundation India and Gram Vikas.
Oracle Grant of INR 4.8 million to bridge gaps in market, health service
The grant will use information-communication technology to enable farmers to access market information and communities to access health services online.
Every household in Gundiribadi village gets toilets, bathrooms, water and light
An initiative by a few tribal women in Gundiribadi village to get water eventually led every household to have water, toilets, and electricity.
Pramila gives up her land, fights cancer to get water and toilets for her village
One woman’s tenacity and leadership inspire every household in Kapatmunda village in rural Odisha to come together for water, toilets and bathrooms.
Sibaratri escapes child marriage and becomes a teacher by following her role model
Sibaratri Naik studied in a Gram Vikas Residential School, became a teacher and inspired other families in her village, with less than 25% literate women, to educate their daughters.
Women’s federation gets the government tender to construct toilets under Swachh Bharat Mission
A district federation of women leaders wards off rumours of corruption, from private contractors, to win the tender for toilet construction under Swachh Bharat Mission.