A Collaboration That Does Wonders by Shritama Sarkar

By Volunteer Shritama Sarkar, FHI Bangalore India is a developing country and each day; someone is innovating a policy or a strategy to make things better and faster. But before that, what is development?  When you ask this question to yourself, you might have several ideas. But I hope your idea of development is inclusive…

Bracing the storm by Siddharth Dash

By Volunteer Siddharth Dash, FHI Jaipur The only thing certain in these times of uncertainty is that humanity will bounce back regardless of the adversities we are put through. A quintessential part of bouncing back is all of us emerging stronger from these maladies; emotionally, physically or both. I’ve been working on bolstering myself emotionally…

The Pandemic and Beyond by Uppasana Baruah

By Volunteer Uppasana Baruah, FHI Guwahati  From extension of lockdown to decrease in supply of food items in stores, the pandemic corona has got us all agitated. Adults or children, the impact of nationwide isolation is stressful and feverish. With the shutting down of schools and colleges, children have been devoid of education and learning….

An unprecedented crisis posing numerous challenges by Nidhi Lohia

By Volunteer Nidhi Lohia, FHI Kolkata The normal lifestyle took an unprecedented turn with the outbreak of the pandemic- the spread of the novel Covid-19. The pandemic has brought our lives to a standstill, with the economy in a state of absolute doldrums. This pandemic has affected every section of society, especially the poor. Those…

Implications of pandemic by Suyog Ingle

By Volunteer Suyog Ingle, FHI Nagpur  The unforeseeable COVID-19 pandemic has left not only our country, but the whole world stranded as this deadly contagious disease has spread in almost every corner of the world! It has already affected the world in several aspects. It has taken the lives of innocent people; crumbled economies, especially, those…