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The Art of helping ‘Self’

For the womenfolk of Modhva, a village tucked away in the coastal belt of Kutch district in Gujarat, it was a memorable trip. The bus that ferried the members of the local Self Help Group to and from the Jakhau … Continue reading

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Empowering Women at CGPL

Tata Power’s Coastal Gujarat Power Limited helped in transforming lives and livelihoods of women by organizing them under the umbrella of Self-help groups and initiating project Vartika.

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CGPL’s Jal Brigade

“I have been a teacher for the past 7 years and have been staying in this village for 4 years. We are grateful to CGPL for helping us with RO plants in our school. Now instances of water borne diseases … Continue reading

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Friend of the Ocean Farers

While Gujarati cuisine has won accolades for its range of delicately flavoured ‘strictly vegetarian’ savouries, the state of Gujarat is also known for being India’s largest marine fish producer. In its 1640 km long coastline, it accommodates a 4 lakh-strong … Continue reading

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Empowering women while offering alternate livelihood opportunities

The Kutch region of Gujarat, today, is representative of the synergistic relationship between corporates and communities working in tandem to facilitate holistic rural development. However, not too long ago, in the absence of developmental activities, the local communities of the … Continue reading

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