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Mariyam a 25-year-old woman, who lived in Addu Atoll in Maldives, was having a battle of wits with Ahmed, her young three year old. He threw temper tantrums and just couldn’t be disciplined. Thankfully, one day Mariyam attended a session ...
Indumati, her (now departed) mother-in-law and her three daughters-in-law represent three generations of women in Maharashtra, India who have benefitted from the services of Family Planning Association of India. All three generations have been a part of women’s collectives’ movement ...
Karma Pem, a mother of four boys, had the world on a silver platter till it lost it all and found it again after blood, sweat and tears. She had a cushy job in the Ministry of External Affairs in ...
Rashida, a young 23-year-old woman, hails from a remote village in Barisal, Bangladesh. Barisal and its neighbouring areas are near the sea shore where one has to live with the constantly changing shoreline and increasing water levels. The search for ...
Adla, a 16-year-old, lives in a small village just outside of Kabul, Afghanistan. The rural landscape offers very little relief or greenery. The signs of a war-ravaged past, a tenuous present, and a resurgent future exist together in a fragile ...
My name is Umm e Kalsoom. I’m 23-years-old and I live in the Muzaffarabad region of Pakistan. I started volunteering with Rahnuma, the Family Planning Association of Pakistan , two years ago. I realised that SRSH was being grossly neglected ...
April 25 was a regular day for Parvati. She had delivered a baby girl merely 26 days ago. She was busy with feeding the baby and taking care of her. She had just sat down to catch a breath; suddenly ...