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Whitefield, Ready for Football?

Whitefield Ready supported schools thrive thanks to Football and Just for Kicks! The Just for Kicks (JFK) organization was founded in 2011, working with schools across India in Pune, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bengaluru, and Dharwad. They first started work in Bengaluru three years ago. Their mission is multi-fold, as it aims to develop the student’s […]

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Bembala : Whitefield’s First Stop Support Center for Women and Children

BEMBALA : WHITEFIELD’S FIRST STOP SUPPORT CENTER FOR WOMEN AND CHILDREN Over the past 8 months, with the backing of Whitefield Rising, guidance from experienced professionals, and increasing participation from a diverse range of volunteers, BEMBALA (meaning support in Kannada) has coalesced into a group of like-minded individuals whose purpose is to help women and […]

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Eco-Santhe at Forum Neighbourhood Mall (Jan 26th 2019)

ECO SANTHE – Jan 26th The Eco-Santhe , Whitefield on January 26th 2019 got a very appreciative audience. Many thanks to the Mall for being great partners, warm hosts and for providing their space, taking care of the logistics, procuring the elegant rustic carts and for all the support in conducting the Eco Santhe. Thanks […]

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NGT orders closure of Graphite India

The National Green Tribunal has restored the KSPCB’s 2012 closure order on Graphite India. With this, the 20-year-old legal battle of Whitefield residents, against the polluting Graphite India Limited along the Whitefield Road, has borne fruit. In the hearing on Thursday before the principal bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) comprising Justice Adarsh Kumar […]

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The 16 Days of Activism Against ‘Gender Based Violence’ Campaign

The 16 Days of Activism Against ‘Gender Based Violence’ Campaign By Kiran Bhatia Assisted by Fiona Martin, Ritu George and Yamini Chandrasekaran  The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign that has been organized and managed by the Center for Women’s Global Leadership  since 1991. The campaign has been used by activists […]