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Helping Pune Municipal Corporation Harness Technology to Address Coronavirus Crisis

Helping Pune Municipal Corporation Harness Technology to Address Coronavirus Crisis

Save the Children is helping the Pune Municipal Corporation use digital technology in their day-to-day operations by setting up Video Conferencing units. The use of technology can be helpful in addressing the ongoing Coronavirus crisis. 

The video conferencing units have been set up as part of Save the Children's intervention of supporting the government in reaching out to Public Health Specialists who are working on the ground. This type of communication medium is helping specialists to provide critical services to Pune citizens. 

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Sensitizing the Community to Check the Spread of Coronavirus in Jharkhand

Sensitizing the Community to Check the Spread of Coronavirus in Jharkhand

With only one Coronavirus positive case as of 1st April, the people of the state of Jharkhand are taking all the necessary precautions during the outbreak of this virus. Helping them in this effort is Save the Children's programme and on-ground team. Most of the villages are located far away from one another and are remotely accessible.

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Coronavirus Crisis: Save the Children-supported Apparel Unit Starts Producing Masks in Kerala

Coronavirus Crisis: Save the Children-supported Apparel Unit Starts Producing Masks in Kerala

In August 2018, the southern state of Kerala was struck by devastating floods. The disaster uprooted the sense of normalcy from the lives of people who were affected. People faced trauma, anxiety, abandonment, and neglect. With an aim to help people get back to normalcy and generate a source of livelihood, Save the Children, Gram Panchayat (GP) of Veeyapuram (in Allappuzha District) and Kudumbashree entered into a tripartite agreement and established a micro-enterprise unit to run a mini apparel unit providing livelihood support to 40 women as an alternate source of income. 

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Teaching Young Children the Importance of Handwashing

Teaching Young Children the Importance of Handwashing

Anjali and Rohini, along with their two siblings, reside in Moti Lal Nehru Camp of Munirka in Delhi. Their Father Manoj Kumar, a daily wage earner and mother Seema Devi, a domestic helper work very hard to earn their bread and butter. 

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Nine-year-old Sneha Becomes a Change Agent For her Friends

Nine-year-old Sneha Becomes a Change Agent For her Friends

Nine-year-old Sneha is bringing about positive changes in the hygiene habits of her friends. A student of SDMC Co-ed Primary School in RKPuram area of Delhi, she is a student of Class 3. Before Save the Children's intervention in her school, there was hardly any difference between her and her friends. But now, she has become a change agent.

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