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IDIA Pune Chapter conducts an eye-opening sensitisation at an ashram near Pune

By on Feb 8, 2019 in Blog | 0 comments

IDIA Pune Chapter conducts an eye-opening sensitisation at an ashram near Pune

IDIA Pune Chapter visited the near-by ashram called “Punaruthan Samarasita Gurukulam” (henceforth ‘Gurukul’) located at Chinchwad near Pune. It is run by a social worker, Mr. Girish Prabhune, who has been working for the rehabilitation of tribal children since the past 30 years. The Gurukul houses about 300 children from the age group of 3-20 years and they study from 1st- 12th Std in the same place. Most of these children come from the remotest of areas in Maharashtra.

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‘Mera Parivar Garib Hai’ (‘My Family is Poor’)

By on Jan 28, 2019 in Blog | 0 comments

‘Mera Parivar Garib Hai’ (‘My Family is Poor’)

The following is an account of the experience of one of IDIA’s PPIL (Promoting Public Interest Litigation) fellows, Abhay Jain, who has been working in some panchayats of Shivpuri, Madhya Pradesh, as part of his fellowship. He found ‘Mera Parivar Garib Hai’ (‘My Family is Poor’) painted outside all houses in a village, and decided to get to the root of the situation!

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IDIA Jharkhand Chapter Conducts Sensitization Sessions for Over 1500 Students in Schools in Dhanbad

By on Jan 9, 2019 in Blog | 0 comments

IDIA Jharkhand Chapter Conducts Sensitization Sessions for Over 1500 Students in Schools in Dhanbad

Afsar Raza and Md. Saddam Ansari conducted sensitization sessions in the remote district of Dhanbad, which is 160 kilometers away from Ranchi. They conducted the sensitization sessions during the vacations of Chath puja and Diwali. Sensitization sessions were conducted in both government and private schools, after taking prior permission from the respective School Principals. The schools that were sensitized included Jharkhand Public School, +2 High School Balliapur, Mother Teresa High School, Shishu Vidya Mandir Vidayala and several others.

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IDIA Kerala Chapter Conducts Sensitisation at a Girls’ School in Venganoor

By on Dec 28, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

IDIA Kerala Chapter Conducts Sensitisation at a Girls’ School in Venganoor

IDIA volunteers Amal Antony and Shinto Matthew held a sensitization session on ‘Law as a Career’ at the Government Higher Secondary School for Girls, Venganoor, Thiruvananthapuram.

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IDIA organizes its annual conference on Law & Storytelling in Delhi

By on Nov 19, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

IDIA organizes its annual conference on Law & Storytelling in Delhi

This year, a unique and engaging theme has been chosen for our flagship event, the IDIA annual conference: Law and Storytelling. We are excited to announce that this year we have two keynote speeches from two renowned dynamic personalities – Justice Dhananjaya Y. Chandrachud and Javed Akhtar.

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