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Girl Power: Transforming India Through Educating Girls
Education

Girl Power: Transforming India Through Educating Girls

With an estimated 165 million women aged over 15 still illiterate and only one in 100 girlsreaching the final standard of school, India is a long wa…
12 November 2012Dasra
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Alternative Agenda for Development and Progress
Policy

Alternative Agenda for Development and Progress

Prahlad Singh Shekhawat It is widely believed that elections in India are won more on the basis of personalities, caste allegiances, tactical allian…
5 November 2012Prahlad Singh Shekhawat
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FMiA - Pakistan: Micro Insurance for Families in Pakistan
Health

FMiA - Pakistan: Micro Insurance for Families in Pakistan

"First Micro Insurance Agency Pakistan (FMiA-Pakistan) is the first to develop, market and manage life and health insurance products for low-income…
30 October 2012First Micro Insurance Agency Pakistan
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Educate Lanka: harnessing the power of diaspora
Education

Educate Lanka: harnessing the power of diaspora

Educate Lanka (Global) addresses the problem of lack of access to quality education in developing countries by accessing the multi-billion dollar Di…
30 October 2012Educate Lanka
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Waste Mangement: Combating Pollution in the Maldives
Environment

Waste Mangement: Combating Pollution in the Maldives

Live & Learn is currently running a project to create public awareness on solid waste management in the Maldives. Pollution, caused by the level…
16 October 2012Live & Learn
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Improving health through mobile phone technology
Health

Improving health through mobile phone technology

Lata Medical Research Foundation has found a way to improve health outcomes using mobile phone technology. By counselling women via text messages, L…
16 October 2012Lata Medical Research Foundation
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Delta-BRAC Housing Finance Corporation Limited
Housing

Delta-BRAC Housing Finance Corporation Limited

Delta Brac Housing Finance Corporation Ltd has made home ownership realistic and affordable to over 20,000 families in Bangladesh. Founded in 1997,…
15 October 2012Delta Brac Housing Finance Corporation
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Mountain Hazlenuts Venture
Environment

Mountain Hazlenuts Venture

A brainchild of two Stanford graduates, Mountain Hazlenuts Venture is Bhutan's first foreign-owned enterprise. Building on the work of Plantation Ti…
15 October 2012Mountain Hazlenuts Venture
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Pitcher irrigation brings vegetables to Pakistani desert
Scaling Innovation

Pitcher irrigation brings vegetables to Pakistani desert

By Saleem Shaikh and Sughra Tunio Farmers in the arid district of Sanghar in Pakistan’s southern Sindh province regard the vegetables growing in…
16 August 2012Zainab Reza
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India's Largest Education Project ... The Indian Primary & Secondary Education Megaproject
Article

India's Largest Education Project ... The Indian Primary & Secondary Education Megaproject

Hello Everyone, Please check out India's Largest Education Project. The Indian Education Megaproject is a project that will build 30,000 New School…
21 May 2011Ashish Puntambekar
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