DRIVING INDIA INTO THE FUTURE
The 2018 Edition of MG Changemakers is a series that aims to recognize India’s women who are breaking a new ground every day, and making a difference in the lives of countless others through sheer courage, determination and grit.
These women are setting an unparalleled example of what women can achieve by challenging the status quo, thereby creating immeasurable impact in society.
These women, like many other who are working behind the scenes, who are yet to be recognised are true changemakers. These are the women who are Driving India Into The Future.
Episode 1 – Transforming Lives With A Paintbrush
A double postgraduate-degree holder with one degree in Journalism and Mass Communication and another in International Relations, this once-troubled teenager moved to work with a multinational company.
Episode 2 – The 21-Year Journey Of Change
Her NGO, Nari Gunjan is active in five districts of Bihar and works through 850 Self-Help Groups, which run anganwadis, school dropout and adult education programmes.
Episode 3: EVERY RUPEE COUNTS
From empowering women to making them more confident and self-dependent, Mann Deshi has played a crucial role in the lives of rural women.
Episode 4: WHEN SILENCE SPEAKS
Sustainable farming, women empowerment and a revolution of change — Monisha Behal changed the fate of this sleepy Naga village!
Episode 5: THE YOUNG GAMECHANGER
Her extensive efforts in the area of effective waste management, repairing roads into the villages and setting up street lights have also earned her praise.
Episode 6: GIVING LIFE A CHANCE