Category: Activities on Mobile Vaani

Leveraging the power of media to address grievances

While on-ground volunteers can assist with grievance redressal, community-based hyperlocal media can play a powerful role in putting pressure on authorities to act on grievances.  Over the years, local inefficiencies on a range…

Adding value to the work of women’s labour unions

Gram Vaani platforms TTCU Kural and Urimai Kural, run in collaboration with women's unions TTCU and GAFWU & PTS, support union work by providing a channel to voice sensitive grievances and enabling better tracking and…

Holding employers to account when the government fails

1 in 3 workers in Delhi/NCR we surveyed had no proof of employment. Nearly 2 in 3 were paid less than the minimum wage. Gram Vaani's Saajha Manch collects news, testimonies and experiences from workers and…

Agriculture advisory for smallholder farmers

Most farmers struggle with getting accurate and localised information on their farming practices, on crop diversification or opportunities for new cash crops. However, they find information that they get on…

Helping farmers weather agriculture shocks

One in two of over 1,500 people in Bihar, Jharkhand & Madhya Pradesh we surveyed on Mobile Vaani recently said that agriculture was their primary source of income. But most…