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Whitefield Rising is preparing a Citizens Charter of Demands and will be sharing this with the candidates for the Assembly election for Mahadevapura constituency which comprises 8 wards. Citizen groups from rest of Bengaluru are also doing the same. http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/rwas-to-hand-over-charter-of-demands-to-candidates/article23263788.ece

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Whitefield Rising Eco Santhe

There are a lot of problems in our society that we cannot solve, from poverty to hunger, from child trafficking to illiteracy. However the wonderful Eco Santhe organised by Whitefield Rising showed us that there is still hope to solve these problems at the community level. We as individuals can take action and help our society […]

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Travails of a Borewell road resident

Today, I’d like to share my journey of getting a Voter ID card. I submitted my application to include my name on 27th June 2016 through http://voterreg.kar.nic.in/ As per the procedure listed in the website, I assumed that the application will be processed automatically. I was impressed with the instructions provided and ease with which […]

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Skills program for economically disadvantaged youth of Whitefield/Mahadevapura

To provide employment to the low-income youth of our area, Whitefield Rising is facilitating 100% scholarship-based skills-development program in partnership with established NGOs in the skills sector who we plan to bring to our area every few months, in rotation. First up, we plan to bring The Nudge Foundation, which is supported by Nandan Nilekani […]