Gender Matters: Hajibal Village – Where Girls Quit Studies Due to Non Availability of High School

Video By: Abid Salam | Article By: Nusrat Ali In Hajibal village of Baramulla Kashmir (14 Kms from Baramulla), most of the girls quit schooling after studying up to 8th standard at a local Govt school. The village lacks facility of a high school and families don’t allow their girls to travel to other town […]

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Government Run Girls Residential School (KGBV) fails to Deliver in Kupwara

Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV) is a scheme launched in July 2004, for setting up residential schools at upper primary level for girls belonging predominantly to the SC, ST, OBC and minority communities. In Aloosa area of Kupwara District, this school has badly failed to deliver because of the poor infrastructure conditions. A new building […]

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Sikh community lacks religious identity in Kashmir. Abid reports from Kashmir

This video was made by a Video Volunteers Community Correspondent, Abid Salam War Community Correspondents comes from marginalized communities in India and produce videos on unreported stories. These stories are ’news by those who live it.’ they give the hyper local context to global human rights and development challenges. See more such videos at www.videovolunteers.org. […]

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