#Uttar Pradesh

  • Article: A Cafe Run by Acid Attack Survivors Attracts Visitors From Around the World
    Girls & Women

    A Cafe Run by Acid Attack Survivors Attracts Visitors From Around the World

    April 11, 2018|TakePart

    The women of Sheroes’ Hangout serve coffee and share their personal stories. Read more

  • Article: The Indian Government Is Reportedly Cutting Off Electricity to People Who Poop in the Street
    Water & Sanitation

    The Indian Government Is Reportedly Cutting Off Electricity to People Who Poop in the Street

    By Andrew McMaster|Sept. 14, 2017

    As sanitation concerns plague India, officials are cracking down on open defecation. Read more

  • Article: Principal Fired After Forcing 70 Girls to Strip, Proving They’re Not Menstruating
    Girls & Women

    Principal Fired After Forcing 70 Girls to Strip, Proving They’re Not Menstruating

    By Meghan Werft|April 5, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "Some of the girls began breaking down and crying, while others began protesting." Read more

  • Article: India Is About to Break the Record for Most Trees Planted in a Day
    Environment

    India Is About to Break the Record for Most Trees Planted in a Day

    By Joe McCarthy|July 12, 2016

    The bigger question: can they keep up the momentum? Read more

  • Article: Farmers in India turn to selling blood for cash
    Food & Hunger

    Farmers in India turn to selling blood for cash

    By Meghan Werft|Feb. 19, 2016

    The blood money you haven’t heard of. Read more