Woman & Child Community Health Program

This North Indian project, known as the Jagriti Bhalai Kendra (JBK) Society, is transforming communities through education on health, gender justice, sanitation, hygiene, maternal care, nutrition and the environment. It is being supported by overseas partners striving to make a difference to the world.
JBK Lohri and Empowerment

JBK Lohri and Empowerment

Above: Widows and single women (and a supportive guy in the middle:) promote climate change and protection of the planet on Environment Day by cleaning up the town.
Below: Gender justice… Lohri Celebration – which has become a celebration of the birth of boy children in recent years – has been turned on its head by the JBKS by celebrating the birth of the girl children in the Punjabi villages.

Leave comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked with *.