A woman is seen demonstrating her dissent and dismay at the atrocities perpetrated by the state & the police against the people of Jaitapur, the site of the proposed Nuclear Power Plant […]
Mothers meet with the organizers of Chakma learning centres for young children to discuss their children’s welfare before the school started. Photo contributed by Saifuzzaman Rana. Background: Research Initiatives, Bangladesh is a […]
in Khagrasori, Champa Kis running a Kajoli learning centre. Contributed by Saifuzzaman Rana, Dhaka. Photo contributed by Saifuzzaman Rana. Background: Research Initiatives, Bangladesh is a research support organization which specializes in Participatory […]
Kemi Chakma conducting a learning session with children using the pocket-board (contributor Saifuzzaman Rana, Dhaka) Background: Research Initiatives, Bangladesh is a research support organization which specializes in Participatory Action Research. Over the […]
Photo contributed by Lokendra Singh Kot, Bhopal.
Lambadi protest against NREGA system in the state, 15.3.2011, Chikkalalbagh, Bangalore “They took part in a protest which included around 3000-4000 people from all over North Karnataka. They were protesting about the […]
Dr. Lata Deshpande at her home, which is a memorial to her father, a freedom fighter, town mayor, social worker and accomplished doctor. Among the wall displays are letters and photographs of […]
Dr. Lata Deshpande, social worker, in her timeless kitchen. Nutritious meals are planned and resources sourced for more than 40 destitute girls who live on top floor of the house (Joshi).
Dr. Lata Deshpande talking to some children at the school she runs with her sister, Dr. Deshpande Balvidya Mandir in Sangli. The school is run for the poorest of the poor but […]
Dr. Lata Deshpande is addressing a gathering during the school sports day at her school Dr. Deshpande Balvidya Mandir in Sangli, Maharashtra. A dimunitive and shy woman – she has had remarkable success […]
Manisha, Hindu Priest, Pune , 16.09.09. Photo submitted by Ashish Verma.
Matriarch Da Lat, Vietnam, 2010. “This photograph was taken in a small village, comprising of about 20 families, and having no running water or electricity, located at the top of a mountain […]
Maya Ganesh, Bullet Rider, Chennai, 9.1.2010. Photo submitted by Ashish Verma.
Photo taken in September 2009, and submitted by Lokendra Singh Kot, Bhopal.
Photo taken in September 2009, in Madhya Pradesh. Submitted by Lokendra Singh Kot, Bhopal.
Photo submitted by Nazia Batool.
Nazia Batool, President of the Batool Welfare Trust, Pakistan is distributing gifts among women community on the centenary of IWD, 2011,2011. Contributed by Nazia Batool.
Photographed 5.2.2010 in Dahma Khairi Kutaha, Khagaria district. “In the absence of a male head of household, a woman residing in the flood prone areas have to look after children, livestock, household […]
Rasika Reddy, Horse Breaker, 16.09.10, Pune. Contributed by Ashish Verma.
Photo taken in Nepal, 2008, by Harini Calamur.
Reeta, businesswoman in the transportation sector (Oil tankers), 29. 10. 09, New Delhi. Photo submitted by Ashish Verma.
Roopalee Parswani, Disk Jockey, 14.03.10, Ahmedabad. Photo submitted by Ashish Verma
Rupa, horse jockey, Chennai, 9.1.2010. Photo submitted by Ashish Verma.
The athlete in the picture won a gold medal in the disc throwing competition during the 2010 Commonwealth Games held in Delhi (contributor Sakshi Kumar).
“This picture was found during a college archival project. It was taken in the late 70s in a photo studio. The degree Pratibha Sharma holds is from Delhi University. She is my […]