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Three powerful new films

Three powerful new films

The Hunger Project is pleased to announce three new short videos that powerfully portray the journey of three elected women representatives in India’s panchayats, from Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. These Films were supported by the Royal Norwegian Embassy. The playlist is here, and you can also reference them individually under the main menu item here: … Continue reading

SNP 2013 Winners

SNP 2013 Winners

The Sarojini Naidu Prize 2013 for best reporting on women and Panchayati Raj was given at an award ceremony at the India International Centre Annexe on October 1, 2013. Thirty two elected women from 7 states of Bihar, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu and Uttarakhand arrived in New Delhi to felicitate the award … Continue reading

THP Compendium 2012

THP Compendium 2012

“CLAIMING RIGHTS, BRINGING CHANGE” is a compilation of case studies of EWRs by THP, to showcase their work at the Panchayat level and the transformation these EWRs are bringing to rural India. These individual stories in the form of a compendium are a compelling account of the journey, accomplishments, challenges of these women against the … Continue reading

Rajwanti’s Story

Rajwanti’s Story

THP Netherlands and BrandOutLoud produced a video portrait of Rajwanti, an EWR from Satna, Madhya Pradesh as part of their LADIES FIRST initiative. The video was showcased on Dutch Television as part of International Women’s Day.   Click here to experience Rajwanti’s Story: http://www.brandoutloud.org/#/projects/35/identity

THP Violence Against Women Campaign

THP is committed to using its knowledge, expertise, skills and network for building a society that is violence free, holding gram panchayat elections which are violence free and ensure the unhindered participation of women in political, economic and social spheres. In the process of Engendering governance, THP India continues to address issues of VAW through its existing … Continue reading

SNP 2012 Winners

The Jury for the Sarojini Naidu Prize for Best Reporting on Women and Panchayati Raj in print media met on 12th September 2012, to select the Prize winners of the Twelfth Sarojini Naidu Prize in all three categories. From 1,259 articles been submitted for the Prize this year, the Winners for 12th Sarojini Naidu Prize … Continue reading

SNP 2011 Winners

SNP 2011 Winners

The Jury for Sarojini Naidu Prize for Best Reporting on Women and Panchayati Raj in print media met on 15th September 2011 at the India International Centre, New Delhi to select the Prize winners of the Eleventh Sarojini Naidu Prize in all three categories. The Winners for 11th Sarojini Naidu Prize are: English category: Ms … Continue reading

Convention of 200 EWRs in Bihar

Convention of 200 EWRs in Bihar

On 28th June 2011, to celebrate the victory of women in their new roles as political leaders stepping forward in the public sphere with greater responsibilities- The Hunger Project in Patna, Bihar organized a convention( samellan) of around 200 Elected Women Representatives across seven districts, namely, Muzaffarpur, Jehanabad, Rohtas, Madhubani, West Champaran, Jamui, and Nalanda. … Continue reading