Infant mortality down by 30% in past decade

New Delhi, Oct. 22, 2013: Setting a blistering pace, Tamil Nadu has halved its infant mortality rate (IMR) in the past decade while a bunch of other states — Maharashtra, Punjab, Karnataka — have shown significant decreases of around 40%.....

Empower women: Begin with separate toilets

May 28, 2014: In 1883, Kadambini Ganguly and Chandramukhi Basu became the first female graduates of India. They excelled as a medicine expert and an educationist respectively; thereby demystifying the myth that women cannot venture out and contribute....
Posted Date: 28-05-2013 | Category Women

Child-friendly Toilets Key in Fight to Improve Global Sanitation

Somalilandsun, Feb 7, 2013: If toilets meet children's needs, this will keep them in school longer, reduce the spread of life-threatening diarrhoeal diseases and help meet development goals, according to the charity Water For People.At least 2.5 billion....
Posted Date: 07-02-2013 | Category Dignity