Climate Action

Climate change is a multifaceted global threat that puts at risk years of effort in poverty alleviation. Recognizing that poverty alleviation and environmental sustainability go hand in hand, we have newly launched our Climate Action Initiative. The Climate Action Initiative aims to harness the immense knowledge and on ground learning that Hand in Hand India and Group Institutions have gained over years of working with communities most greatly impacted by threats to our environment.

Environmental advocacy

At the community level - awareness campaigns through street plays, informational pamphlets, hoardings and advertisements are conducted on a regular basis.

At a national, regional, global level – knowledge exchange, cooperation and partnership amongst NGOS, government agencies, international organizations and academic institutions.

INDIA

Total number of awareness programmes

708

Total beneficiaries from the programmes

2,16,622

* data calculated for the period (2015-16)

* Data as of Feb 2016