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Women on Wings Director Vikas Chaturvedi meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Women on Wings Director Vikas Chaturvedi meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, visited The Netherlands on 27th June 2017 and concluded very successful bilateral talks between India and The Netherlands. During this work-visit there was a special moment for Women on Wings, when it’s Director on the Board Dr Vikas Chaturvedi had an interaction with PM Modi. Women empowerment joint mission Earlier that…

Lalita Rathour makes a difference to her daughter’s life

Lalita Rathour makes a difference to her daughter’s life

Lalita Rathour, picture left, comes from the pastoral Bhotiya community of Dharamgarh village and grew up in a family of expert weavers and wool spinners. Traditionally, the Bhotiya people bartered handwoven, woolen carpets, jackets and shawls in exchange for grains and cereals grown by the farmers in the plains. Their own farms were in the…

Queen Máxima supports creation of over 221,000 jobs for women

Queen Máxima supports creation of over 221,000 jobs for women

Women on Wings’ latest milestone is a total of over 221,000 jobs for women in rural India. The growth in the number of jobs is the result of successful partnerships with 33 business partners in India. Women on Wings experts share their time and knowledge pro bono with these social enterprises to support them in…

‘Making periods normal’ program impacts more than just women

‘Making periods normal’ program impacts more than just women

Women on Wings’ local program partner Dharma Life trains rural women in selling products from a ‘social basket’. Currently 662 so called ‘Dharma Life Entrepreneurs’ (DLE’s) are trained to sell products like sanitary pads, soap and solar lanterns. Recently a Women on Wings team worked with Dharma Life on the progress of the program and…

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