16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence!

Face Painting Competition !! Isn’t this exciting?? Inviting everyone to join and support us and also win exciting gift hampers too!!! Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. – Helen Keller North East Network and Faith Foundation Shillong join forces for the first time to observe the 16 Days of…

Interface programme on Crimes against Women and Children in collaboration with Women’s Police, Nongstoin and Village Organisation

Violence against women and children is a serious public health concern, with costs at multiple levels of society. There is a growing concern over the rise of oppression against women in India over the years, especially during the Covid19 pandemic. India ranks 132 out of 148 countries in the Gender Equality Index published by the…

North East Network Celebrates International Day of the Girl Child.

The International Day of the Girl Child focuses attention on the need to address the challenges girls face and to promote girls’ empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights. … UNESCO is committed to celebrating this day to ensure that all girls have access to quality education and dignified life. The theme for this…

International Day of the Girl Child.

North East Network Celebrates International Day of the Girl Child Let’s encourage these young minds to raise their voice against gender-based discrimination, violence, and injustice, to assert their basic human rights, demand access to health, and recognize their power and potential as leaders of social change. #InternationalDayOfTheGirlChild #DayoftheGirl #SaveTheGirlChild #VocalforChange #MyVoiceOurEqualFuture #Youngmindsforchange

Online Sensitization on POCSO Act 2012.

National Health Mission Government of Meghalaya, had organized an online sensitization on POCSO Act 2012 for all Nodal officers and counsellors working under National Health Mission. The training was conducted by Joy Grace Syiem, HR MANAGER of North East Network for the district officers of the Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram (RKSK) programme under NHM, Government…

Assam: NCW Slams Sacking of Pregnant Journalist

Instead of granting maternity leave, Ranjita Rabha was asked to leave by a private news channel. Guwahati: After a social media outrage over the ‘sacking’ of a pregnant journalist working for a Guwahati-based Prag News, the National Commission for Women (NCW) on Monday issued a written statement condemning the ‘insensitivity’ of the private news channel. The…

Meghalaya observes International Women’s Day

I am Generation Equality: Celebrating women’s rights International Women’s Day (IWD) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender equality and women’s rights and to rid society of the discrimination and exploitation faced by women. IWD signifies that…

Assam observes International Women’s Day

I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights This Annual Day that celebrates women in all their diversity, struggles and achievements has been extremely important to North East Network over the years. We use it as an opportunity to connect with the multitude of communities that we work with both in urban and rural spaces, recognize…