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Federations

Federations

THP supports elected women representatives to form federations at the block, district and state level for mutual empowerment and advocacy.

Five Year Cycle

Five Year Cycle

The 73rd Amendment to the Indian Constitution mandated that one-third of all seats in panchayats (village councils) be reserved for women, bringing more than one million women into elected office. The Hunger Project facilitates the leadership of these women leaders with key interventions in each year of their five year tenures. Effective bottom-up strategies for … Continue reading

Strengthening Women’s Leadership

Strengthening Women’s Leadership

Capacity Building Initiatives The goal of each of THP’s Capacity Building Initiative is to strengthen the participation of EWRs in political processes enabling them to become effective leaders in their communities. [spoiler]While the cycle of capacity building may seem standardised across the States in which The Hunger Project works, each training programme is designed premised … Continue reading