The India Philanthropic Alliance is sponsoring a youth essay competition focused on the importance of philanthropy in general, as well as donating to benefit India. The hope is that this will generate many promising new ideas from young people about how to engage young people (and others) in philanthropy, including in effective philanthropy benefiting… Read More
As Arogya World approaches its 10-year anniversary in 2020, we build upon the great achievements of the past year to propel us to reach our new goals: educate 10 million people in diabetes prevention in India and eliminate the threat of diabetes for 1 million people. Read about the major milestones and accomplishments reached last… Read More
We have partnered with Ambuja Cement Foundation to launch our mDiabetes program into remote Maharashtra, Gujarat, West Bengal, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh. Our aim is to educate 2,00,000 people about diabetes in the next three years.
Dr. Smriti Pahwa engineered a great win for Arogya World by getting our Healthy Schools program into all 2500 government schools in Banda district in Uttar Pradesh. This means 100,000 middle school children per year will be educated with our program, greatly increasing Arogya’s reach and impact. Training was conducted by Nandini Ganesh.
A series of four papers in The Lancet explores the effects of under- and over- nutrition on low- and middle-income countries are a fundamental contribution to public health. Read the series here. Arogya is very pleased that experts are shedding light on this very complex issue. Our India MyThali work, empowering women to eat right,… Read More
Nearly 150,000 enrolled Since Arogya World launched mDiabetes in Aravind Eye Hospitals with the support of Rural India Supporting Trust (RIST), we have sent mDiabetes messages to 146,046 people at Aravind. It is running smoothly at all 5 main hospitals and 60 vision care centers. New data revealed December 2019 are encouraging: More people reported… Read More
This Giving Tuesday, donate to Arogya World and help us make a healthier India. Plus, now and through Giving Tuesday, a generous donor will match your donations dollar for dollar! Also, your company may offer a matching gift as well – be sure to check with them. Donate Here 100% of your donation directly… Read More
by Dr Meghana Pasi, Arogya World Nutritionist Nearly 50 companies participated in iNFHRA’s first Tri-City Conference Series, “CAFE CONNECT, Cafeteria – The New Brand Image of Your Organization.” The conference brought the leading cafeteria heads from the Corporate Sector who presented on the Design, Service and Technology that goes beyond building and maintaining a Cafeteria that boosts… Read More
It has been a very busy month for Arogya World. We took place in many conferences. Our Nalini Saligram was invited to be a speaker at CII’s major health summit, Asia Health 2019 – “Serving the World’s Fastest Growing Region -Through Healthcare Convergence.” She spoke during Plenary Session 10: Designing Sustainable Mechanisms for Holistic Health.
“The challenge is not in starting the work, but in how we sustain it. If people are your most important asset, what are you going to do for them?” – Dr. Ashwin Naik, Arogya World India Trust’s trustee and panel moderator The 2019 Healthy Workplace Conference and Award Event advanced the conversation on workplace… Read More