An unsettling practice surfaced in light of the intervention of Childline 1098 recently.
Last week, as a part of a rescue operation for children from spinning mills in Namakkal, we faced a bit of a trial. We were denied access to the children we wanted to rehabilitate. The authorities claimed that the children were of age ( just above 14), and hence there was no problem with them working there. Continue reading
This report, created by OneWorld Foundation India, describes the dire and grim circumstances of many people living in impoverished conditions. Many social programs were put into place only to not reach their intended beneficiaries due to government corruption and ignorance. The researchers who conducted this study through many trial and error techniques were finally successful. OneWorld Foundation India, through their extraordinary efforts, was able to provide overall awareness globally. Continue reading
LEAF Society realizes that hygiene services, such as access to water and flushing toilets, needs to be a top priority for rural families in India. None of the banks would invest in toilets, nor would they finance individuals to purchase them because there was no fixed investment on return according to them. Money is being spent instead on festivals or mobile devices and TVs. Continue reading
This survey assessed the status of public infrastructure facilities in Tamil Nadu. This survey has covered 10 districts, 489 school toilets, 519 public toilets and 57 solid waste infrastructures. Solid waste management practices of 11 municipalities have been covered. Continue reading
Did you take a look at our logo? Not quite sure what it stands for? You could also be wondering, “Why LEAF?”
- LEAF Society Logo
Well, here we go. LEAF Society’s logo packs a lot of meaning. Why don’t we start by picking out all the components that we see? Continue reading
We have been hiding under a rock for a long while and decided to get with the times. This is our new blog where we will be sharing our vision, work and war stories about the work that we do. We hope that you help us with your support and feedback.