INFLUENCING PUBLIC POLICY
RAISING AWARENESS ON MARGINALISED ISSUES
SHIRIN SHABANA KHAN
After evidence of school children sitting under trees to eat their meal surfaced, Shirin’s campaign iInfluenced the government of one of India’s most impoverished poorest states – Uttar Pradesh, to commit to building childcare centres in villages
In a remote village in Odisha, Bideshini’s campaign ensured that a vulnerable tribal community which had never seen roads even to go to the nearest government ration centres, was assured proper roads.