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“We need to give them a second chance,”   —Manami Das

“We need to give them a second chance,” —Manami Das

NISHTHA Update of Cyclone Amphan on Microloan Groups Manami Das, Manager at YGB's NGO Partner NISHTHA in West Bengal shared an update from West Bengal, where Cylcone Amphan on May 20th destroyed 80% of homes. Last ten years, YGB developed with NISHTHA, a very...

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We Are Thrilled to Have Mr. Suresh Krishna Join YGB Advisory Board.

We Are Thrilled to Have Mr. Suresh Krishna Join YGB Advisory Board.

YGB and Suresh has developed a great friendship since our first visit to India in 2007. Suresh helped YGB’s annual visit to the area to meet with micro-financing borrowers in villages. Today, Suresh is the Co-founder and CEO of YUNUS SOCIAL BUSINESS FUND BENGALURU and...

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Why India’s Covid problem could be bigger than we think

Why India’s Covid problem could be bigger than we think

by Soutik Biswas via BBC.comIndia correspondent India is approaching the ninth month of the coronavirus pandemic with more than five million confirmed cases - the second-highest in the world after the US - and more than 80,000 reported deaths. Infection is surging...

Growing up as a girl in rural India: What does it mean?

Growing up as a girl in rural India: What does it mean?

By CNS Description automatically generatedAdolescence or teenage is that critical phase when one transitions from childhood to adulthood. It is marked by important biological changes and the onset of puberty. This ‘growing up’ is also about experiencing the joys and...

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