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Your Gratitude is Empowering Women in India!

Your Gratitude is Empowering Women in India!

India's gender gap index slipped from 112th to 140th among 156 nations during the Pandemic. Women's labor force participation fell to 22.3%, income is 1/5 of men's. Our fund recipients are living this harsh reality. After Covid-19 lockdown and Cyclone Amphan's...

Your Gratitude is Empowering Women in India!

Your Gratitude is Empowering Women in India!

Due to the pandemic and Cyclone Amphan in 2020 many YGB micro loan groups have suffered great losses.  YGB’s NGO partner NISHTHA was able to guide the women’s micro loan groups towards new endeavors to help them recover.  Four of YGB’s micro loan groups are also...

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Coming Together For International Yoga Day (Middle East, Dubai)

Coming Together For International Yoga Day (Middle East, Dubai)

Nea Ferrier – Ashtanga Yoga Dubai – Fundraiser in Celebration of International Yoga Day June 18 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am UTC+4 Ashtanga led classes followed by a talk on the history of Ashtanga Yoga YGB Ambassador and IYD Sponsor Mina Lee @minaleeyoga -YogaOne Hosting a...

Coming Together for International Yoga Day (Asia)

Coming Together for International Yoga Day (Asia)

Abhishek Singh – Yogmaya Yoga Institute Hosting IG LIVE Event in Celebration of International Yoga Day (India) June 15 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am UTC+5.5 Yoga for mental, physical and spiritual health. Discussion on Authentic yoga text like patanjali and hatha yoga and what...

GLOBAL NEWS

India’s child victims of COVID-19 The pandemic has worsened the plight of some of India’s most vulnerable children. By Ruth Dsouza Prabhu Last year, Shyam*, 17, became one of the thousands of children in danger of living on the streets of India. Shyam’s father had...

Covid Desperation Is Spreading Across India

Covid Desperation Is Spreading Across India

via The New York Times Infections, deaths and breakdowns that began in big cities a few weeks ago are rapidly advancing into rural areas, unleashing deep fear in places with little medical safety net. Every day the Indian media delivers a heavy dose of...

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