In the 12th episode of the series, Adam Shaw travels to New York to meet Dr. Doulaye Kone, senior program officer for sanitation technology with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, to discuss how new technologies are changing the way we manage human waste. As the urban population increases, this creates a growing and… Read more »
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People from across India celebrated the festival of colours, Holi, with gulal (coloured powder) and pichkaaris (water guns) on Monday (17 March). On the occasion of Holi, people greeted each other with sweets, especially the traditional gujiya, in North India. Apart from sweets, revellers also consume tradition thandai, which is also called as bhang. Thandai is a popular… Read more »
The 'NGO Leadership and Excellence Award', instituted by the World CSR Congress, was given to Pathak on the occasion of the World CSR Day at Taj Lands Hotel, Mumbai on February 18, 2014.
Sulabh International founder Bindeshwar Pathak has called upon politicians across party lines to support a draft bill that aims at providing measures for the protection and welfare of nearly 36 million widows in India. Addressing a national seminar on the conditions of widows at Banaras Hindu University (BHU) yesterday, Pathak expressed shock over the ignorance about… Read more »
Justice Samaresh Banerjee confers prestigious Michael Madhusudan International Bongo Moni award to Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak for his work among the widows of Vrindavan
WELCOME SPEECH Hon’ble Shri Jairam Ramesh, Minister of Rural Development, Government of India, Hon’ble Prof. Yogendra Singh, Professor Emeritus of Sociology Centre for the Study of School Systems, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Hon’ble Prof. Leela Visaria, Eminent Sociologist and Former Director, Gujarat Institute of Development Research, Ahmedabad, Hon’ble members from print… Read more »
Today at 3:16 PM Merry Christmas to everybody! My message on the occasion of Christmas to everyone is to see that no one in your neighbourhood goes without food. On the 16-17th of June, 2013, a great tragedy occurred where thousands of people were washed away in the floods near Kedarnath and other parts of Uttarakhand. Among them, 32… Read more »
Dr. Pathak and members of the Sulabh family attending to widow trainees of the first computer class, during the opening of the Sulabh Vocational Training Centre at Deoli Village in Uttarakhand.Dr. Pathak and members of the Sulabh family attending to widow trainees of the first computer class, during the opening of the Sulabh Vocational Training… Read more »
Hon’ble Supreme Court’s intervention changed the lives and destiny of the widows of Vrindavan. They came to have a glimpse and pay respect to the great institution.