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Tools, technology and entitlements: sea safety is theme of World Fisheries Day at Poompuhar

Sea Safety was the focus of the ‘World Fisheries Day’ event at MSSRF’s Fish for All Centre, Poompuhar, in the presence of representatives from the Fisheries department, Coastal Security Police,...

Over four years of driving development through public libraries – INELI India-south Asia

Libraries and librarians are acting as drivers of development, showcasing transformation across India and south Asia. This has been made possible by the INELI (International Network of Emerging...

Sharing across India and south Asia: interstate network empowers children through libraries

  Over 60 children from two South Indian states met online for the first time with an interest to learn, share, and build an interstate network to be empowered, capable of creating pathways,...

Affirmation and opportunity: working with libraries for the SDGs

Globally, librarians are looking at innovative ways of strengthening library services using technology, connecting the dots and building a niche network, making libraries more relevant in the space...

Breaking library boundaries for positive change: A Sairam, innovator

How do you become a change agent in your community reaching people of all ages including differently abled, and many others who need support and information? The answer: be a library innovator....

“Ensuring food security requires political commitment”: MSSRF Chairperson at World Food Prize 2020 roundtable

  A global panel on “Safe, Affordable, Nutritious Food Year-Round: Global Aspirations to Local Application for Nutrition” featured expert speakers who debated on the way in which food systems...

Local Self Government and youth join cleanliness drive in Kuttanad, Kerala

  Two major initiatives to clean waterways and training on solid waste management for local self-government representatives were the highlights of the Swacchata campaign on the occasion of ‘...

Intensifying nutrition awareness during National Nutrition Month in Odisha

Community-level nutrition awareness was stepped up across 47 villages in Odisha in observation of National Nutrition Month, celebrated in September across India. Awareness is an integral part of the...

Recipients of Mina Swaminathan Media Fellowship 2020 announced

  Chennai, October 12, 2020: Three young journalists including two women are the first Mina Swaminathan Media Fellows, 2020. The journalists in Odia, Malayalam and Tamil media will be...