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Women Livelihood

10 Oct, 2022

Nalanda, Bihar

Vermicompost Brings Better Yield And Better Income

Babita Devi's tenacity and curiosity have produced results that have inspired numerous residents of Barah village. Her hard work has made her family self-sufficient in the production of vermicomp...

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Women Livelihood

06 Oct, 2022

Sitamarhi, Bihar

Cash Push To Revive Tailoring Business

Twenty-seven year old Indu Devi from Jonka village in Sitamarhi used to sew clothes to support the family. She used an old sewing machine. Her husband, a migrant labourer, lost his job and returned ho...

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Private Sector Engagement

30 Sep, 2022

Maharashtra

Social Security For Sugarcane Cutters

Oxfam India submitted a Sugarcane Cutters’ Charter of Demands to the Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde. The Charter talks about the basic human rights of workers such as WASH, minimum wages, he...

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Women Livelihood

19 Sep, 2022

Sitamarhi, Bihar

Shripati Devi Leads The Way

Sitamarhi’s Shripati Devi is a woman farmer who has been creating new milestones in vegetable cultivation with the support of Oxfam India-HDFC project in Bihar. The 52-year-old lives with her 60-year-...

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Education

13 Sep, 2022

Sitamarhi, Bihar

Solar Lamps Lights Up Future

Sunita Devi is a 38 year old woman living in Dharmpur village in Dumra block, in Bihar’s Sitamarhi district. She is from a poor family; the family comprises her husband Ashok Paswan and eight chi...

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Women Livelihood

01 Sep, 2022

Nalanda, Bihar

Overcoming Adversity As A Small Business Owner: Munni Devi

While Munni Devi was singlehandedly managing a shop and providing for her family – she also witnessed many struggles. Her shop was often besieged by rats and the lack of a counter in the shop would re...

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