The moment you enter the class, the colourful wall facing you, is done up by some talented inhouse artists. Your own voice becomes inaudible, when the children are around. The teacher, Ritu Saini, manages to bring out the creativity in these kids. The camp here is divided in two groups. One for the kids between … More Art and Craft at Swechha
Today, the children at the Pagdandi camp engage in a unique journey into understanding their basic rights, and to what extent these rights are fulfilled. The session was facilitated by Salini Sharma who is a part of an organisation called ‘Safecity’. Safecity is a platform that crowdsources personal stories of sexual harassment and abuse in public … More मेरा शहर, मेरा अधिकार
It was the 9th of May when dad said, “All the best for Office. Swechha se kaam karna!” (Work with your own will). That was the first day of my 6-week long internship at Swechha. It was also the first day I realized that I haven’t inherited my dad’s sense of humor…. fortunately! My last internships … More The Load Not Taken – An Interns Odyssey
“Stories I believe, instill ideas; it helps the children think of an alternate world and helps you to look at things around you in a different way. Stories empower children to become change makers” These are the words of Mrs. Rituparna Ghosh, founder of ‘Your story bag’ foundation who is facilitating storytelling sessions at Pagdandi … More Storytelling At Swechha
It was when I was browsing through my Facebook feed that I came across Monsoon Wooding, a tree plantation drive in Gurugram organised on ‘World Environment Day’. The idea seemed like a relevant one; there isn’t much green cover in the NCR region and being perpetually tormented by the air quality in Delhi, I decided … More Of mulching and munching.. A weekend well spent!