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Gender Equality is an Emergency, not an emerging need…

Sahithi Divi


  • Impact Hour 17 – Vistarakulu ( Korukonda )

    June 3, 2020 by

    Impact Hour 17 is being curated into a video you may watch it here. This is the village of Korukonda, East Godavari where a group of women who are skilled labour perform plate making. There are biodegradable plates made up of Sal leaves or Banyan tree leaves. These women are paid 10 rupees for making… Read more

  • CHILDHOOD

    March 23, 2020 by

    Have you gone back to  childhood?  To the days of dodging ideas , Far from today’s disgrace, Pages full of glowing stories , To moral rhymes about twinkling stars, When it was easier to say , “I miss you” Years of memories come alive , Taking a walk with albums from the time , To see… Read more

  • IMPACT HOUR With Swetha Varma

    March 17, 2020 by

    Written by Sahithi Divi as told by Swetha Varma Actor, Human Rights Influencer, Engineer Swetha is born and bought up in Hyderabad whose mother tongue is konkani as her mom is from Goa. She speaks six languages in total and she is a self made actor who has made her imprint in the field of… Read more

  • ‘ IMPACT HOUR ‘ With Dr. Apoorva

    February 14, 2020 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi as told by Dr. Apoorva Doctor ( Anaesthesiologist, Critical Care Physician ) , Mother, Vegan, Sustainability Influencer, Education Volunteer Apoorva’s story tunes back to childhood embraced with everything she needed as a kid. Hailing from a family of doctors and mother being a lawyer , she often comprehended ways to be… Read more

  • ‘IMPACT HOUR’ With Ratna Malladi

    February 4, 2020 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi as told by Ratna Malladi Ratna Malladi, Mother, Architect, Entrepreneur |Founder – Yellow Seven Architects, Gender Equality Ambassador When asked about female quotient, social stigma, strategy | powerplay, parenting, challenges of life in decentralised towns, purpose and finding oneself in this world…….Here is her Impact story. She got married in the… Read more

  • ‘ Impact Hour ‘ with Manju Kalanidhi

    January 28, 2020 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi as told by Manju Kalanidhi Manju Kalanidhi , Mother, Indian Journalist, City Editor – The New Indian Express, Founder of Rice Bucket Challenge When asked about her childhood wishes, purpose, happy quotient, scaling up plans, self discovery and milestones of life journey ….. Here is the impact I collected. The perseverant… Read more

  • Inequality In Delusion Of Democracy

    January 19, 2020 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi Democracy is a delusive state of mind. Hard to appreciate and difficult to live without. While we are finding a million ways to manage and platform our opinions, fundamental rights are in danger within the power of democracy. Objective norms created by individuals are now followed as summary of regulations which… Read more

  • The Difficulty Of Being Oneself

    January 9, 2020 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi In the dire need of circumstances, when comes the time to act for yourself , what stops you ? What are the thoughts that hold you back from fighting back with the inner voice which knows how the spark will admit to fire ? We often think about what is not… Read more

  • Thoughts Of A Girl

    December 21, 2019 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi Why is my birth questionable…? I not the goddess you worship ? Why are you looking at me …? My clothing choice is affected !  Why your dirty stare at me…? My freedom is compromised ! Why are you rubbing against me…? My fearful mind is unable to rest ! Why… Read more

  • Beautiful Journey Of The Mountain Couple

    December 7, 2019 by

    Written by Sahithi Divi She is my best friend from the senior school, her name is Saabnam . He is Prateek her best friend for ten years and counting… Met each other while pursuing their professional education in Delhi University. Their friendship turned into marriage and they found themselves in the village of Kalga in… Read more

  • Identity Crisis For Women . Why ?

    December 4, 2019 by

    Written By Sahithi divi Women in especially developing countries and in this case India, seem to battle with identity crisis due to the lack of equal resources and cultural speedbreakers controlling her capacity to achieve or dream. Identity crisis begins with the most generic habit of giving her feminine and household rolemodels only as an… Read more

  • Gender Is A Home Affairs Matter

    November 19, 2019 by

    I strongly believe that gender equality is born and begins at home……. Gender Equality closely opens down to how your home and surroundings have shaped you. But now it is about how you shape it for the future generations to beleive what gender equality is ? Gender Equality is not about teaching new ways yet… Read more

  • You Too Have A Role In Rise Of FEMINISM

    November 14, 2019 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi Gender Inequality is multidimentional socio economic issue which need both policies in place as well as the personal mindshift of every individual. It is spread across the corners in disguise. Gender Equality cannot be provided as a service or product. It is a change in the way of thinking and more… Read more

  • When To Get Married And To Whom ?

    November 10, 2019 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi ( Sustainable Development Goal 5 of UNDP 2030 Goal ) Click Here To Join Our Facebook Community United Nation Population Fund , 140 million girls will become child brides by 2020 in india Giving birth is a choice, being born is not. Once if a baby comes onto this planet, then… Read more

  • ImpactScientist @ Indo Data Week For Sustainable Development Goals

    November 6, 2019 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi Hyderabad city hosted the first ever Indo Data Week ( IDW )For Sustainable Development Goals ( SDGs ) by United Nations Development Program in collaboration with many other prominent partners. Sensitivising the SDGs is highly needed at this time. The world is facing a fast approaching slump of naturals resources and… Read more

  • Life Of Women Is Like a River

    November 2, 2019 by

    Poetry Written By Sahithi Divi – What is the meaning of your birth ? The action plan for freedom ? Existence is a gentle reminder , That you are a  nature’s blissful seed. Flowing through the rocks of contentment , Expelling your art to adverse changes , When the time comes, you always made it . Taking stand of transforming… Read more

  • Daughters Are The Human Capital Of India ?

    November 1, 2019 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi ” Women consists of 48 % of population in India “ India is still expecting it’s daughters to silence their voices to the fury of dominance. Every time a girl is quiet, she is hiding enormous amount of power that is a wasted human capital that could have reflected towards a… Read more

  • Finance Vs Women In Developing Nations

    October 26, 2019 by

    Written by Sahithi Divi Financial management is a life skill. For most of the women, their spending is determined by the male counterparts or at least influenced on their spending behaviours. Absence of financial responsibility at young age leads to unsure horizons while taking major life decisions in personal or professional life.  How far is… Read more

  • YOU ARE THERE FOR YOURSELF

    October 13, 2019 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi – Poetry Narration Of A Person’s State Of Mind I wish someone comes to see, How often I am amongst nobody. I wish someone comes to see, How difficult it was getting for everybody… Across densely decorated lives, Streams of differences withhold us, Like the revised versions of songs, Anybody can… Read more

  • Are You A Working Women In India ?

    October 12, 2019 by

    Written by Sahithi Divi When we divide the gender roles, work life creates a complete different pressure for men , women and neutral genders respectively. While men are trained to be the bread earners and women are seasoned to believe that household is naturally their responsibility. Bringing the discussion to working environments/ offices, career is… Read more

  • Gender Can Bend India’s GDP

    October 6, 2019 by

    Written By Sahithi Divi Gender Equality includes major elements like health, education, economical and also policy making or politics. Instead of harmonising these factors between such high population, we are inducing hierarchy in the social structures. Division of unequal talent on the basis of gender gives only unfulfillment to the country. The economy which is… Read more

  • Participate In your Nation’s Outcry

    October 3, 2019 by

    Written by Sahithi Divi This Is Where We Shall Start…! All we have to do today is, to allow eachother, independent of gender bias to unleash their complete potential for the full benefit of our nation. By ignoring the social barriers faced by the opposite gender, we are objectively holding back our country from taking… Read more

  • 37 Years And Counting …

    September 23, 2019 by

    Written by Sahithi Divi Smt M Uma Nagendramani joined the noble profession of Nursing in the Medical Wing of South Central Railway in the year 1983. Starting as an auxiliary mid-wife, she rose to the rank of Chief Matron and  at present is on the strength of three decades of nursing service. She is currently… Read more

  • Why Is India Held Back ?

    September 19, 2019 by

    Gender Equality is an insulated topic admist the false moral regulations. Indian constitution provides equal rights to men and women whereas the differences are unmeasurable. The economic health of our country is divided between men, women and neutral genders. Even in today’s context, the conditional differences are wiping out the fundamental rights of the person… Read more

  • Do You Have A Role In Equalizing Economy ?

    September 18, 2019 by

    Written by Sahithi Divi ( Intro) While the end beneficiary of gender inequality could be either of the gender’s situationally; although women are the most fabricated in stigma. The whole other perspective of looking at gender inequality is analysing the economical areas of the country which are depleting due to ground level stereotyping. The few… Read more

  • Irreversible Changes In A Women’s Lifecycle – How it affects the country’s performance

    September 11, 2019 by

    Written by Sahithi Divi Why is India on the 132 nd position out of 187 countries on gender inequality index? Women showed manifesting participation in every field, still what makes Gender Equality a prime goal for an inclusive development of the world. If half our country’s population is women then imagine what would happen if… Read more

  • Can You Answer To This Young Boy’s Letter ?

    September 6, 2019 by

    In Feb 2017, I set out on a trip to Sri Lanka to find my answers. After an intense one year of  Masters in Social Entrepreneurship, it was emotionally overwhelming for me to picture my purpose, burning with a restless soul I wanted to find my place in the world. To explore what my heart… Read more

  • What Is Your Responsibilty Towards Gender Equality ?

    September 4, 2019 by

    Written by Sahithi Divi Gender is independent of an individual’s sex, it is an evolving choice and  personal conception of how one wants to live their life. Gender based education is very important at a young age for self discovery. Here we do not discuss the type of genders, instead we first learn to embrace… Read more

  • Where Is Gender Equality In India ?

    August 31, 2019 by

    Written by Sahithi Divi India is the world’s largest democracy and second largest populous country. With stinkingly diversified geography compassed with an ancient history, India is excelling rapidly in technology, skill building and various fields. But what is the place of Gender Equality in India ? What are the areas affected due to the deeply… Read more

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