South Asia


Indian Hybrid Organization Fighting against Unequal Access to Primary Healthcare

Photograph: DFID

Doctor shortage, poor infrastructure, long wait times (especially for women), high diagnostic costs and extensive travel for treatment…all of these results in avoidable deaths and high mortality rate in rural India. According to the Lancet (2015), more than 2,000 primary health centers in India were operated without a doctor and more than 5,000 have no pharmacist.

South Asia

Small Changes, Big Impact

The students that benefitted from Gayathri’s efforts

Born and raised in Coimbatore, young Gayathri has accomplished far more at the tender age of 23 not only than most of her peers, but also more than she expected from herself.