FIN-SWAM http://friend-in-need.org Friend in Need (India) Sanitation Waste and Management Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:03:58 +0000 en hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 Simple as A, B, C…. http://friend-in-need.org/simple-b-c/ Tue, 04 Jul 2017 12:42:57 +0000 http://friend-in-need.org/?p=3379 Communications Officer at the United Nations University, UNU-MERIT writes: “For those of you who have not seen this PechaKucha presentation by Prof. Shyama, please take a few minutes to watch it… This is how I first heard the story behind … Continue reading

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Thank you Unicorn Girl! http://friend-in-need.org/thank-unicorn-girl/ Tue, 04 Jul 2017 12:38:11 +0000 http://friend-in-need.org/?p=3376 For the Golden Hearted Girl with the Unicorn and the Finnie* There was once a nice girl with a unicorn,Her heart was as golden as a harvest time ear of corn,So when a finnie went to her,And asked,“Can you help … Continue reading

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Hip hip hurray for Kameshwaram Panchayat! http://friend-in-need.org/hip-hip-hurray-kameshwaram-panchayat/ Tue, 04 Jul 2017 12:26:28 +0000 http://friend-in-need.org/?p=3370 Let’s give a big hand to the Kameshwaram Village Panchayat team and the FIN team there!! I was waiting for Sueli to come and eat lunch in my office – I had a lot of Afghan pulao and palak paneer made by … Continue reading

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One of the #100Women Achievers http://friend-in-need.org/short-listed-for-the-100women-achievers-httpswww-facebook-comministrywcdapp892345240838861/ Sat, 12 Dec 2015 03:32:50 +0000 http://friend-in-need.org/?p=3249 Shyama is an academic social entrepreneur, serving the academic community, a coastal village, the practitioners’ world, and citizens at large, especially students – to build WASH capabilities in India. For her, WASH stands for adequate and safe, WAter & WAste … Continue reading

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Half-Yearly Report Jan-July 2015 http://friend-in-need.org/half-yearly-report-jan-july-2015/ Fri, 16 Oct 2015 06:12:55 +0000 http://friend-in-need.org/?p=3244 Click here to Read the summary of the Half-Yearly Report Jan-July 2015.

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Goal #6: Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all http://friend-in-need.org/goal-6-ensure-availability-and-sustainable-management-of-water-and-sanitation-for-all/ Fri, 16 Oct 2015 06:02:19 +0000 http://friend-in-need.org/?p=3236 To celebrate Mahatma Gandhi’s birth anniversary, on October 2, 2014, the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the SWACHH BHARATH or Clean India Mission. But sanitation and hygiene are not only Indian problems, but also a challenge for many developing … Continue reading

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What we learnt ! FIN Interns speak out….. http://friend-in-need.org/what-we-learnt-fin-interns-speak-out/ Fri, 16 Oct 2015 05:45:53 +0000 http://friend-in-need.org/?p=3231 FIN internships are intense but in a good way. There is a lot that can be learnt from a professional as well as a human point of view. Take a look at what our recent interns have to say about … Continue reading

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Friend of FIN: Meet Manoj! http://friend-in-need.org/friend-of-fin-meet-manoj/ Wed, 18 Mar 2015 10:43:20 +0000 http://friend-in-need.org/?p=3136 Actually, Friend In Need recently started a non-profit wing that is focused on transforming the experiential knowledge generated by our activities in Kameshwaram into models and tools for documenting and teaching processes for facilitating reflection and optimal choice. We believe … Continue reading

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2014 Annual Report http://friend-in-need.org/2014-annual-report/ Wed, 18 Mar 2015 10:14:37 +0000 http://friend-in-need.org/?p=3124 Click here to Read the summary of the 2014 Annual Report.

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A short history of FIN http://friend-in-need.org/short-history/ Tue, 17 Mar 2015 14:38:53 +0000 http://friend-in-need.org/?p=3054 As citizens, firms and policy makers plan to exponentially increase their efforts to clean up India –  Friend In Need continues in its small but very firm way to clean up one village and document the process – not for … Continue reading

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