Newsletter October 2021

Achieving the vision of self-reliant India – ‘Atma Nirbhar Bharat’

As India amplifies development efforts to emerge as a five trillion dollar economy by 2025,the country  can ill afford to ignore the continued impact on public health, society and the economy caused due to lack of access to affordable and  appropriate assistive technology products and services.   

Building Financial Futures Through Cooperatives

Independence or a sense of freedom is central to the world today. It could be social freedom, economic freedom, or the freedom to express that what is necessary.  Everything is equally important.

October 2021 Event Highlights

Book keeping meeting was conducted at Eklasapur village in Gadag district for members of Manjunatha JLG. Livelihood options and bank loan options were also discussed during the meeting.

Diabetes and persons with disabilities

Type 2 diabetes has been and continues to be a national epidemic. The Telangana disability study showed that disabled persons had nearly five times higher risk of suffering from diabetes. A study in rural Haryana stated that the prevalence of diabetes was more common with disability.