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Daily Pioneer features Jharkhand Mobile Vaani

Jharkhand Mobile Vaani recently featured in the Daily Pioneer, as a medium for communities in Jharkhand to connect to each other. See the story here   Mobile phone rings for the citizen journalists of J’khand SUNDAY, 01 APRIL 2012 23:20…

Gram Vaani in Tehelka

The community radio movement is still alive, and was recently featured in Tehelka. Gram Vaani technology also makes an appearance in the article, available here. FM of the Masses A ministry and the people are working together to promote a…

GRINS Features in New Commonwealth of Learning Publication

The Commonwealth of Learning’s (COL) new publication: Learning with Community Media features two chapters featuring GRINS – ‘Tools for Use in Integrating Mobile Phones into Local Educational Programming’ and ‘Facilitating Community Participation with Mobiles and Innovative Solutions’ Download and read the articles…

Gram Vaani Featured in SmartCEO: Speak up, rural India

One of the best and most articulate coverage of our work was published in SmartCEO. This has brought us a lot of visibility and helped connect us with several like-minded organizations. See the original source here Speak up, rural india…

Gram Vaani featured in Crikey

Crikey.au , a strong independent voice of Australian journalism, recently named Gram Vaani’s work as an example of how technology can be used to fight corruption. See the story here   OurSay: how India’s technology is cutting into corruption BY GAUTAM…

Finalist in the Ashoka Changemakers’ competition, 2011

Finalist in the Ashoka Changemakers’ competition, 2011

GRINS was a finalist in the Ashoka Changemakers’ 2011 competition. Zahir gave a detailed interview on how community radio stations all across India are using GRINS. Original source here Just for GRINS: An Interview with Gram Vaani’s Zahir Koradia A…

Ring-in for rural change, toll free

One of the very first JMR coverage in newspapers. Original here Ring in for rural change, toll-free SANTOSH K. KIRO Ranchi, July 20: It’s a helpline that might have been a lifeline for people like slain MGNREGS activist Niyamat Ansari….

vAct gets heavy press

Our community driven complaint management system for the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), vAct, was featured heavily in the press in The Hindu, the Times of India, Hindustan Times, and Governance Now. Below is Governance Now’s feature: IVR avatar for…