Systemic Reforms And Improved Efficiency In Government Corridors
It was not a great day for Mahima or her parents who had just received the news that the scholarship they had applied for, was rejected for the second time in a row. Mahima’s parents had been waiting for more than a few months by now wishing that somehow their daughter’s scholarship application would get through and were disappointed to hear that the documents they had submitted were supposedly not in place and could not figure out what could have possibly gone wrong.
The Antara Mantra: Breaking the Cycle of Choice less Choices for Women
For Sonam, an 18-year old with a two and a half year old child, memories of her schooldays are still vivid when she used to swing her bag and sing her favourite songs along with her friends all the way to school.
Whispered Secret From The Walls of Jhadol
Pooja was known as a studious girl in class 10 who was quite regular in attending school. Her Class Teacher, Mr. Narayan Lal Bhatnagar, recalls Pooja to be a well-behaved girl who was consistently good in studies who also fared well in the exams.
Walking undisturbed for many, is a luxury
Meanwhile in Dhaulpur, from where stories of young husbands who are still in school finding ways to bring their young wives back to school emerge, during a regular visit by the BSM to a community, a story about a young lad who was preventing girls from going to school was found doing its rounds.
The Famous Six in the Auto Rickshaw to School
The hilly road leading to a small village called Phalat in Udaipur is figurative of how difficult the path to education has been for the six girls who have re-enrolled in school.
IPE and Social Protection
IPE is partnering with HelpAge International and other actors in the organisation of a South-South regional learning and knowledge exchange conference on Social Accountability in Social Protectionon 12-13 June 2018 in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania.
Planet 50-50 by 2030. Step it up for gender equality
This year on the occasion of 41st International Women's Day we will celebrate and pledge to the theme- Planet 50-50 By 2030: Step It Up For Gender Equality. It is a well proven fact that the issue of gender disparity and women empowerment continue to assume greater significance in view of coordinated action being taken up by the global developmental experts.