Wednesday, November 22, 2017
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Darpan Salutes

A Date with the Ocean

A Date with the Ocean
 
Together with his team of volunteers, Afroz Shah has cleared more than four million pounds of trash from Versova beach in Western Mumbai.

Anish Patel: Breaking the Cycle of Of Juvenile Recidivism

Anish Patel: Breaking the Cycle of Of Juvenile Recidivism

Anish Patel’s Uplift Humanity India is a non-profit organization dedicated to rehabilitation of juvenile inmates and orphans in South Asia. Established in 2011, it works to empower youth with education, mentorship and rehabilitation.

Solar Engineers for Rural Empowerment

Solar Engineers for Rural Empowerment

Barefoot College has been training rural women without any formal qualification from around the world in becoming solar engineers

Life Beyond an Acid Attack

Life Beyond an Acid Attack

In 2013, Stop Acid Attacks’ activism to restrict trade of acid resulted in the Supreme Court of India banning over-the-counter sale of acid. Further reforms to the law mean convicts can draw up to 10 years in prison for acid violence.

Home for Care and Reunion

Home for Care and Reunion
Prabh Aasra, an organization reuniting families, has vowed to make a difference by serving as a home and rehabilitation centre for the physically incapacitated and mentally challenged individuals.

Humanity Hospital : Service before Profit

Humanity Hospital : Service before Profit

As a charitable hospital operating in Hanspukur and Sundarban, West Bengal, Humanity Hospital serves as a perfect model of affordable healthcare in a country like India where the majority of the population dwells in rural areas.