Ugam has partnered with Adolescent Health Champions (AHC) to ensure that adolescent girls build awareness about health and wellness issues. AHC was founded in 2017 to address the critical intersection of gender, adolescent health, and education.
Through the flagship initiative, Girls Health Champions (GHC), the organization focuses on training adolescent girls as the next generation of India’s health and gender leaders.
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Lopa Gandhi speaks to Venil Ali, in an episode of “A New Kind of Celebrity, produced by Disoriented Penguin.
She talks about her journey in the development sector and her foray into founding an organisation which is working in rural India (Jharkhand). She speaks about the similarities and differences in Education across different contexts like urban, rural, government and private settings. She also speaks about the benefits and drawbacks of the model of Government Residential Schools for Girls (Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalay – KGBV).