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Indian trans activist Abheena Aher on stage at Bond Conference
21 March 2019
Key takeaways from Europe’s biggest international development event.
Street sweeper in India
21 March 2019
Achieving the goal of leaving no one behind is not possible while caste discrimination is practised.
Indian women in a meeting
11 March 2019
As local and networked social movements grow, INGOs need to draw on the experiences and lessons of civil society in the global south.