Scholarships to Ensure Continuation in Higher Education

Scholarships are most commonly given on the basis of merit; however, exam percentage is often based on socio-economic status which is not possible for youth in communities who actually need financial support. Youth from vulnerable and marginalised communities not only need financial support but also moral support which can be provided by even a small … Continue reading Scholarships to Ensure Continuation in Higher Education

Mental Health Justice & Empowerment in Higher Education

"I was utterly alone, guilty, confused, angry, dejected.. when I could not continue into college even after standing second in my school in class 12. For want of a few thousand rupees. No one could understand my humiliation then - not friends, not teachers. My family was struggling for basic needs in which a college … Continue reading Mental Health Justice & Empowerment in Higher Education

‘Goal-Path’ Planning Workshop with Raahi

On the 22nd of June, Members of Raahi Youth Network got together for a session on creating their goals, in order to achieve their dreams of the future. The session led by Deepa Pawar was very intensive, positively pushing the youth to explore their capacities to achieve their objectives. It was very encouraging to see how many of the … Continue reading ‘Goal-Path’ Planning Workshop with Raahi

“Express to Access” Girls’ Cricket Championship

On the 1st of June, for the first time not just in Kolegaon but the entire surrounding region of 27 villages - there was an all-girls' cricket match! The match was between Kolegaon's first girls' cricket team and Bamanwada's first girls' cricket team - breaking the myth that girls don't play cricket at the community … Continue reading “Express to Access” Girls’ Cricket Championship

At ICSW – Biggest Assembly of Civil Society Activists Globally

The Goalkeepers 2019 cohort in Belgrade, Serbia (Deepa 4th from left, 2nd row) As announced earlier, founder Deepa Pawar is one of 26 Goalkeepers worldwide who are working with data to achieve SDGs in their countries. As part of this, she recently represented India as one of the delegates from our country to the International … Continue reading At ICSW – Biggest Assembly of Civil Society Activists Globally

Colleges Safe from Sexual Harassment

Since February this year, Anubhuti has been organizing trainings with colleges in Kalyan-Dombivali region on understanding sexual harassment and our rights under Prevention of Sexual Harassment at Workplace (POSH) Act 2013. Colleges are important spaces of development for young women, where they prepare themselves to enter the economic field. Safe and unhindered access to higher … Continue reading Colleges Safe from Sexual Harassment

Founder Deepa Pawar is one of 26 Goalkeepers – representing India globally to achieve SDGs

Deepa Pawar has been selected as one of 26 young #Goalkeepers #YouthActionAccerlerators from around the world! She is representing India on this platform for attaining Sustainable Development Goals with two other young change-makers. Her selection was on the basis of her project for making #HigherEducationSafe in terms of #MentalHealth of students: https://civicus.org/index.php/what-we-do/innovate/actionaccelerator/deepa-pawar Mental Health, especially of youth, and … Continue reading Founder Deepa Pawar is one of 26 Goalkeepers – representing India globally to achieve SDGs

Constitution Literacy to Constitution Friends Part 2

संविधान साक्षरता स्पर्धा परीक्षांच्या नंतर विविध काॅलेजेसमधील युवा - युवती एकत्र येऊन संविधान साक्षरता प्रचार व प्रसारासाठी संविधान मित्र म्हणून काम करण्यासाठी सज्ज होत आहेत. यासाठी अनुभूती मार्फत एका निवासी प्रशिक्षणाचे आयोजन नेरळ येथे करण्यात आले होते. ज्यामधे विविध अ‍ॅक्टिव्हिटी द्वारे दिपा पवार यांनी या संविधान मित्रांना मार्गदर्शन केले. यात एकंदर राजकीय व सामाजिक सद्यस्थिती, … Continue reading Constitution Literacy to Constitution Friends Part 2

Constitution Literacy to Constitution Friends Part 1

Students who attempted our #ConstitutionLiteracy exam this January, realised as they engaged with the constitution that the exam was just the beginning! There is so much more to do! Thus were formed these friends of the Indian Constitution, who shall soon be taking its values, fundamental rights, responsibilities and overall framework to bastis, villages, schools, … Continue reading Constitution Literacy to Constitution Friends Part 1