Dr. Nilambari’s transition from rural to urban health.

04 November 2020

I am Dr. Nilambari Salunkhe. I was born and raised in Mumbai. I completed my degree in Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery from MUHS, Nashik University followed by Masters in Healthcare Management. Over the last decade I worked extensively in private as well as public health systems with a focus on healthcare administration.


16 September 2020

My name is Shringar Bedi, I hail from a middle class family from Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. I am a full time professional in the humanitarian space and a full time mother. I currently work with Action Against Hunger on preventing and treating malnutrion in children. One of the key messages in our prevention-based model is the importance of immediate and exclusive breastfeeding during the first six months of a child’s life.

The road to a career calling

31 July 2020

I am Isha Rangnekar and from my very childhood in Mumbai, India, I have always been intrigued by and distressed at the same time by the life children lived on the streets and in the slums of Mumbai. Intrigued by their survival mechanism and distressed by the yawning contrast between their lifestyle and mine. This dichotomy of emotions, further deepened by what I would get to learn from documentaries and through reading, was what drove me to the humanitarian sector.

Helping communities fight malnutrition

09 May 2020

My name is Shailja Patil and I was born and raised in Nepanagar (Burhanpur, Madhya Pradesh). When I was in 6th grade, my father, who was a farmer, passed away. Since then my mother and elder brother ran the household and made sure my two siblings and I completed our education. My mother found employment as a teacher on contractual basis but the pay was irregular.

Young Heroes at Ecole Mondiale World School

06 May 2020

Towards a malnutrition free Palghar.

16 February 2020

My name is Sanjay Barf and I am from Mokhada in Palghar, Maharashtra. My family includes my parents, 6 siblings, my wife and 2 children. I completed my BA in Palghar and due to unavailability of employment opportunities, decided to pursue MA. I was the first person in my family to complete post graduate studies.