Don’t tell us to keep mum!

Don’t tell us to keep mum!

In the run up to International Women day on 8th March the campaign one billion rising is still alive in Patna. The ground of Bihar Vidyapeeth echoed with the voice of approximately 2000 women and girls from different corners of Bihar who stood together for their rights and to stop violence against women on the […]

RISE.RESIST.UNITE!

RISE.RESIST.UNITE!

 Eight years before in 2012 people across the world came together to express their outrage, to strike and RISE in defiance of the injustices women suffer, demanding an end of violence against women. According to a survey 1 in 3 women across the planet are beaten or raped during her lifetime. That’s ONE BILLION WOMEN […]

Women Farmers demand Recognition, Justice!

Women Farmers demand Recognition, Justice!

Patna : The hard fact that even though women do a substantial part of agricultural work, the State Government or official machinery refuses to acknowledge them as full-fledged farmers. Women in farming or ‘Mahila Kisan’ met at the state capital to compare notes, share their success stories as well as problems and challenges. A State […]

My Dad and I played with a plastic football!

My Dad and I played with a plastic football!

In ‘Backward’ Bihar, where entire village communities frown on women playing sports, a labourer buys a plastic ball for his daughter to pursue her football dreams… “My father is my very first coach. When I was small, he bought a plastic ball, and he taught me to kick it around,” says Priti Kunari, a feisty […]

फुटबॉल : महिला सशक्तिकरण के लिए

फुटबॉल : महिला सशक्तिकरण के लिए

करितास स्विट्ज़रलैंड एवं  गौरव ग्रामीण महिला विकास मंच ने  तरुमित्रा और संत ज़ेविएर्स कॉलेज ऑफ मैनेजेमेंट एंड  टेक्नोलॉजी की सहायता से एक फुटबॉल मैच का आयोजन किया। जिसमे 30 लड़कियों  ने फुटबॉल खेल कर लोगो को साबित किया की लड़कियां  कोई भी खेल – खेल सकती है। संत ज़ेविएर्स कॉलेज ऑफ मैनेजेमेंट एंड  टेक्नोलॉजी ने […]