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The indigenous way of life: Food story of an indigenous youth

“I live in a place where food is everywhere, while in the cities people are struggling for food. All I need to do is just walk or climb a tree to get a fruit. People would say it’s not just … Continue reading

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Nohron SHG helps vulnerable families during COVID-19 lockdown

Snohktilang SHG is a Self Help Group (SHG) from Nohron village under Mawkynrew C&RD Block, East Khasi Hills District, that was formed in 2017 with ten women members. The group has a practice where each member saves Rs 10 per … Continue reading

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Participatory Guarantee System helps uplift farmers from Nongtraw

Blog by –Karalin Rani (Convenor, Iatreilang PGS group) from Nongtraw community. ENGLISH: In the year 2012, NESFAS approached Nongtraw to help the farmers of the community along with the Dorbar of the village. With the help of the oraganisation, the … Continue reading

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Service to man is service to God

By Chenxiang R Marak, Associate, NESFAS Merong Jakep is a concept that has been practiced since time immemorial by all the Christian communities in the Garo Hills region. Each Christian household is required to set apart a handful of rice … Continue reading

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Ki Samla ka Nohron: ka bor ban ialeh pyrshah ia u COVID-19

By Bankerda Chyne Ka shnong Nohron ka long ka wei ka shnong ha thaiñ Mawkynrew kaba la shim khia ia kane ka khlam COVID-19. Ka Dorbar Shnong lem bad U Sordar ki la shong meeting kyrkieh ban phylliew jingmut kumno … Continue reading

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Ka kper skul, ka jaka ban pyniar ia ka pyrkhat pyrdain ki khynnah

By Mrs Hebi Suting, Head Teacher of RCUP Umsawwar School Ka RCLP bad ka RCUP Umsawwar kala sdang ia ka kper skul ha u snem 2016. Ha une u snem ki jingthung ba ki thung ki kynthup kum u tyrso, … Continue reading

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