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Addressing Indoor Pollution and Climate Change with Fuel-Efficient Cook Stoves 

Addressing Indoor Pollution and Climate Change with Fuel-Efficient Cook Stoves 

In 12 villages at Lalitpur District of Uttar Pradesh, fuel-efficient cook stove has found its way into the heart of 1200 homes. This is a major shift from the traditional Chulha that consumes piles of wood and is the most common cooking apparatus in rural homes of India. This could have profound impact in tackling deforestation and solving indoor air pollution in this part of the Bundhelkhand region, an area with a long history of drought.  Rajkumari (36),…

An Aspiring Doctor

An Aspiring Doctor

Ten years ago, World Vision India took into their sponsorship, among many others, a young Lisha studying in the first standard. Today, after ten years, she is the pride of her family and her school, having performed well in her…

A fillip to her dreams

A fillip to her dreams

Muskaan is nine years old, chirpy and fun-loving. She comes from a poor and vulnerable family in an urban slum in Jaipur. Her three elder siblings had to drop out of school in the fifth grade, but Muskaan is determined…

Helping Children Be Safe

Helping Children Be Safe

Vishal lives in Central Kolkata, one of the busiest places in the city. He is studying in the 9th standard and walks to school. “We have lots of traffic here and it is a big problem for students. We don’t have proper…