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    ActionAid India has been awarded for its

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 how much


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


Climate change will cause migration in South Asia to escalate uncontrollably in coming years, warn three major international organisations

Three major international organisations warn of the

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Over 4 in 10 women in India experience harassment before the age of 19

More than four in 10 women (41%)

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Society becomes resilient and sustainable when women lead

New Delhi: Limited mobility and the socially assigned

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India must ensure equitable action for all in next steps of its climate change negotiations, says ActionAid India

Reacting to India’s ratification of the Paris

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Panel Discussion: BRICS 2016 Summit & foreign policy challenges

Panel Discussion: BRICS 2016 Summit & foreign policy challenges

India International Centre | 27-Sep-2016

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TCS 10K Marathon

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