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In support of India’s tribal women: Find information provided on Government and NGO websites

Women’s rights are human rights. But in these troubled times, as our world becomes more unpredictable and chaotic, the rights of women and girls are being reduced, restricted and reversed. Empowering women and girls is the only way to protect … Continue reading

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Tip | Find reliable resources on tribal welfare and education on the websites of Unesco, Unicef and other NGOs

Type “Unicef India tribal health”, “Unicef Orissa tribe”, “Unesco tribal development Gujarat”  or similar search terms in the search window here: Govt. of India, NGOs and international organisations >> Do the same on the Safe Search website >>

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Video trailer | “Belle” on the (ongoing) campaign to end slavery throughout the world: A well-told story with accountability as the key to overcoming discrimination – United Kingdom

Belle Trailer 2013 – Official 2014 movie trailer […] The illegitimate, mixed-race daughter of a Captain in the Royal Navy finds her unique social standing become instrumental in the campaign to end slavery in England after meeting an idealistic young vicar’s … Continue reading

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Promoting social enterprises based on value addition of local, natural resources, especially bamboo, the “green gold”: A Wayanad-based NGO Uravu – Kerala

URAVU is a non-government organization working with people, governments and businesses to implement programs for sustainable employment and income generation in rural areas. Uravu is a non-profit trust, established in 1996, registered under the Indian Trusts Act. Uravu promotes social enterprises … Continue reading

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Tip | Understanding the role played by government agencies, courts and NGOs in protecting the rights of India’s tribal communities

Learn more about the role played by government agencies and the scope for successful public interest litigation initiated by NGOs as reported by the Indian Express below: Type “constitution tribe“, “tribe government Maharashtra [or any other state]”, “adivasi protection”, “tribal development department”, “constitution tribal”, … Continue reading

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