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I had the most adventurous as well as the most rewarding of experiences I’ve ever had while volunteering at ActionAid. It would be hard to put into words...    


ActionAid gave me a chance to try myself in secondary research. I was to find information on Agriculture. My work on Agriculture in India focused on the status of marginal




ActionAid partners with numerous organizations ranging from grass-roots organizations who actively engage with the most disadvantaged sections of society to large corporates who help make a considerable difference to the battle against poverty through logistical, financial and other support


Women's Assembly on Women's Unpaid Work

Women's Assembly on Women's Unpaid Work

The Speaker Hall | 29-Nov-2017

Regional Level Convention of Women Beedi Workers on Issues and Entitlements

Regional Level Convention of Women Beedi Workers on Issues and

Orissa Sanskrutika Samaj | 10-Oct-2017


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RT @Lopamud14825970: @ActionAidIndia ..A state level gathering of the unorganized informal sector labourers to assert their rights n entitl…
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RT @misimikakoti2: Study time ON! ActionAid India's ActivateStreets volunteers with kids from Aangan, a day care centre for homeless childr…
16 December 2017

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Yanadis reclaimed over 3000 acres of land in Andhra Pradesh

The Yanadis are amongst one of most vulnerable tribal groups in India. They live in...

Tuensang’s women learn to help themselves

Over the centuries village women in Tuensang have displayed admirable qualities of survival. Just watching...

Acquiring an Identity

There is something special about the women of the Irula tribe. While most coastal women...

Organic farmers of Odisha show the way

Jagdish Bhoi and Rohitnag have been practising organic farming on their five acres of land...