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Stories Of Change

STORIES OF CHANGE

ActionAid India works in 25 states and 1 union territory of India, with a vision to A world without poverty, patriarchy and injustice in which every person enjoys the right to life with dignity.

Advocating Land Rights for BPL Dalit communities in Alampur village

Advocating Land Rights for BPL Dalit communities in Alampur village

Dalit communities in India have been historically deprived of their rights over land even though almost 75% of them primarily depend on land for their survival. DAA started

Empowering women through awareness initiatives in Chennai

Empowering women through awareness initiatives in Chennai

ActionAid in partnership with CWM, work in Chennai slums and resettlement colonies on the outskirts of the city. We reach out to about 6000 families and 10000 women

Education and awareness programmes for the youth in Bangalore

Education and awareness programmes for the youth in Bangalore

ActionAid along with our local partner BRIDGE work in 32 urban slums with 15890 families in Bangalore in Karnataka State. She lives in Byappanahalli with her mother, father

Training programmes to develop women’s leadership in Anand district

Training programmes to develop women’s leadership in Anand district

In Gujarat, ActionAid and Janvikas have been working, since 2007, with nearly 8000 poor and marginalised families who were displaced during the communal riots of 2002 and have

Knowledge empowerment for better livelihoods in Amravati

Knowledge empowerment for better livelihoods in Amravati

In Amravati ActionAid and Apeksha are working together to improve the lives of the tribal families. Like other families in Kasmar, Shantabai’s is dependent on forest produce which

Will hope triumph over the Musahars of Shivrajpur?

Will hope triumph over the Musahars of Shivrajpur?

The Musahars are one of the most marginalized, backward communities in eastern Uttar Pradesh. They are poor, socially excluded, educationally backward, and politically voiceless. The incidence of untouchability,