Here's how climate change impacts women the most

Here's how climate change impacts women the most

Not only has there been a rise in trafficking of women, but a World Bank study has also found that 14 per cent households in India are now women-headed, mainly because of male migration, creating an additional burden on them.

Jan 30, 2017, 13:07 PM IST

Chennai floods: Jet Airways partners with NGO to provide relief

Private carrier Jet Airways Monday said it has partnered with the Indian arm of global NGO ActionAid to provide relief to the flood-affected people of Chennai and Thiruvallur district in Tamil Nadu.

Dec 07, 2015, 21:45 PM IST

Over 5,000 died in Uttarakhand floods: ActionAid

More than 5,000 people perished in last month`s landslides and flash floods in Uttarakhand, NGO ActionAid Tuesday said.

Jul 09, 2013, 20:59 PM IST

Hunger costs poor nations $450 bn a yr: ActionAid

As the world leaders prepare for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) review meeting next week, a new report says hunger could be costing poor nations as much as $450 billion a year.

Sep 15, 2010, 20:10 PM IST