#india

  • Article: #AintNoCinderella: Why Indian Women Are Posting Selfies After Midnight
    Girls & Women

    #AintNoCinderella: Why Indian Women Are Posting Selfies After Midnight

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 9, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    They’re sending a powerful message. Read more

  • Article: In India, This 'Silent Killer' Puts Millions of Poor at Risk
    Environment

    In India, This 'Silent Killer' Puts Millions of Poor at Risk

    April 12, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The world's "biggest impending climate-related hazard." Read more

  • Article: India Celebrates 6 Years of Being Free of Polio
    Health

    India Celebrates 6 Years of Being Free of Polio

    By Colleen Curry|Jan. 13, 2017

    It was thought to be impossible. Read more

  • Article: Parents Can Safely Abandon Babies With New Cradle Program in India
    Girls & Women

    Parents Can Safely Abandon Babies With New Cradle Program in India

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 29, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "We tell society if you don't want a girl, don't kill her. We will take care of her.” Read more

  • Article: Death of India’s Popular ‘Iron Lady’ Sparks Outpouring of Grief
    Girls & Women

    Death of India’s Popular ‘Iron Lady’ Sparks Outpouring of Grief

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 6, 2016

    "Her demise has left a huge void in Indian politics.” Read more

  • Article: This Program Has an Ingenious Way to Keep Girls in School: Let Them Play
    Education

    This Program Has an Ingenious Way to Keep Girls in School: Let Them Play

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 29, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    It all started with a ragtag rugby team hanging out with kids in Mumbai’s Dharavi slum. Read more

  • Article: Coldplay & A.R. Rahman Perform Stunning Cover of 'Vande Mataram' at Global Citizen Festival India
    Citizenship

    Coldplay & A.R. Rahman Perform Stunning Cover of 'Vande Mataram' at Global Citizen Festival India

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 23, 2016

    The cover of a traditional Indian poem capped off an incredible night of music and collaboration. Read more

  • Article: For Trans Women in India, Toilets Present Another Level of Problems
    Water & Sanitation

    For Trans Women in India, Toilets Present Another Level of Problems

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 23, 2016

    The trans women known as “hijra” say it’s time for Indian culture to accept them as equals. Read more