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You must be knowing that we have a plethora of Non-Government Organisations present across the globe. Their ultimate goal is to eliminate poverty, hunger and provide basic amenities like food assistance, proper education, access to clean water and sanitation to poor children and their families. They have a large pool of communities and volunteers who are working towards a common goal of fighting these serious issues present all around the corner.

We have made a list of some of the top NGOs which are really doing wonders if you know about them. Scroll down to find out more

1. World Food Programme (WFP)

This organisation is one of the largest humanitarian agency which helps fight hunger worldwide. It is a part of the U.N. system. Each year WFP reaches nearly 90 million people with food assistance in 80 countries. Do you know that this organisation had distributed 3.5 million tons of food globally in the year 2012?

2. Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE)

It is an organisation which is dedicated to fighting global poverty. The organisation aims at improving basic education, prevent the spread of infectious diseases, providing better access to clean water and sanitation to children’s etc.

Apart from this, CARE also provides emergency aid for war and natural disasters. Till now, they have supported nearly 1000 poverty-fighting development and humanitarian aid projects.

3. World Health Organization (WHO)

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) aims at providing global public health leadership by setting standards, monitoring health trends, and providing direction on emergency health-related issues. The main role of the organisation is to help reduce the loss of life and the prevention of harmful diseases among children’s.

4. United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF)

It is an international government organisation (IGO) actually. This organisation has an aim to explore and develop new ways to empower poor children and their families.

Even the organisation has also developed an innovative solution where they have developed an online calling system for support and suggestions in vast areas such as diarrhoea treatment and increasing child birth registration.

5. Action Against Hunger (AAH)

It is a global humanitarian organisation which fights against poverty and hunger. It is committed to saving the lives of malnourished children by providing them with the proper access to clean water, sanitation facilities and sustainable solutions to hunger.

In 2012, AAH has managed to treat approximately 42,000 malnourished children in the Democratic Republic of Congo and had also helped 170,000 people gain access to clean and hygienic water in Kenya.

6. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)

It is the world’s largest humanitarian network. They have a vast volunteering network of nearly 13 million which works on four main areas like disaster preparedness, disaster response, health and community care and promote humanitarian values of social inclusion and peace.

After a point in time when life seems to be settled and the things that you once desired has been accomplished you try to search for new horizons. One such new horizon was. It was only a year ago that I started this journey and now the journey has become a part of my existence.

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Have A Look at The Faces Behind The Success of These 8 Popular and Expensive Brands from Gucci to Prada

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Branded products like Gucci, Prada, Armani, Versace and many others are literally everyone’s favourite. These are your first preference when you are shopping in the mall weather for your family friend or for yourself. All of the brands which I have mentioned here are extremely popular across the whole world and the reason you know it’s because of the quality they are providing.

It’s true that everyone can’t enjoy these products as they are meant for high-end customers who really earn very well. But have you ever wondered how do the owners of these fashion brands look in real life? Not sure?

Have a look below at the faces behind popular and expensive brands

1. Vera Wang

She (Vera Wang) is one of the most famous wedding dress designers. Vera Wang was born and brought up in New York City. She had worked at the Vogue Magazine as the youngest editor before starting up with her own brand. Go and try out her dresses if your wedding is near.

2. Giorgio Armani

Armani is the most successful designer in Italy. He is well known for his tailored clothing all over the world. Do you know that the red carpet fashion was pioneered by Mr Armani.?

3. Marc Jacobs

Marc Jacobs is the popular designer who is known for his peculiar styles in the feminine. He was also awarded as the Best Women Designer of the Year in the year 2016 by the Council of Fashion Designers of America. Won’t you try her dresses?

4. Gianni Versace

Well, this fashion designer has learned basic sewing from her mother and later he started his own boutique. He was one of the first designers who related music with fashion.  His designer works were mostly inspired by pop and contemporary ethnicity.

5. Miuccia Prada

Miuccia Prada is the head designer of the brand, Prada. She is best known for connecting fashion sense with art. She has also been chosen among one of the best-dressed women of the world. Her brilliance can be easily seen by her designer dresses.

6. Calvin Klein

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He is the popular man behind introducing undergarment fashion. He is responsible for bringing such a drastic change in the fashion industry. His brand is also well known for its other products which include accessories, perfumes and clothes as well.

7. Roberto Cavalli

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Do you know he is a school drop out? He left his schooling to continue his passion for studying weaving techniques and to start his own business. He presented his very first collection at the age of 32. After that, he opened his own boutique named Saint-Tropez and which is now known for his sexy designs.

8. Michael Kors

Michael is popularly known for his best and seamless designs. He was born in the city of Long Island. You might be shocked to know that he began learning the basic norms of fashion at an early age of 5 when re redesigned his mother’s wedding dress.

He launched his brand long back in 1981 and his fan base includes Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton as well.

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Meet These 7 Indian Real Life Superheroes Who Are Fighting Hard to Save Our Planet in A Unique Way

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Not everyone is encouraged to protect the environment. It takes a lot of courage and effort to take initiative in order to secure our planet. There are a plethora of organisations that are doing a great job to save the earth from the pollution caused by humans which affects our planet earth.

But today, I will introduce you some of the environmentalists or you can say who is just like a superhero in real life when it comes to saving our precious nature. They have taken the bold steps to clean and maintain a healthy way in every way possible.

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1. Mansukhbhai Raghavjibhai Prajapati

He is the founder of Mitti Cool Fridge, a refrigerator which is made up of only clay and nothing else. The mini refrigerator can hold perishable items for a week and is able to cool water and milk. It is extremely cheap and is a life-saver to many villagers of the country. I think it is really one of the coolest inventions known till now. 

2. M. Y. Yoganathan

M.Y. Yoganathan is a conductor by profession. He works with the Coimbatore Transport Corporation and he does not know how to read or write. Despite his inability to read and write, he has planted more than 38,000 trees over the past 26 years.

Apart from doing this, he also teaches students the importance of environment conservation in schools across Tamil Nadu.

3. Sant Balbir Singh Seechewal

He is a saint and also a social worker in real life, who took the pledge to clean the dying Beas river of Punjab. He also cleaned Kali Bein river bed and brought to life. He is popularly known as ‘Eco Baba’ among his followers.

4. Shubhendu Sharma

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He is truly an inspiration to most of us. He kicked off his high-end job to start ‘Afforestt’, a company that makes a natural forest in small places using the unique Miyawaki methodology to grow saplings.

By implementing this method, he has managed to convert 48 barren lands into a self-sustainable forest in a span of 4 years.

5. Afroz Shah

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Afroz is a lawyer by profession who took the initiative to clean and transform Mumbai’s Versova Beach. This mission took him 85 weeks to complete after which he had collected 4,000 tons of trash or waste from the 2.5 km beach.

6. Narayana Peesapaty

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He is a man behind making an incredible invention of edible cutlery from combat plastic. Isn’t that unique? The cutlery is being made by using the combination of Jowar, rice and wheat flour in a manner that it contains a mix of 3 flavours i.e. sweet, spicy and plain.

7. Anurag & Satyendra Meena

They are the two final years IIT Bombay graduated who have created a free water dispensing machine without spending even single money. The machine invented by them is popularly known as the “Swachh Machine” which is already being marketed and promoted by a Chandigarh-based start-up named Trestor.

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Check Out These 7 Best Novels If You Have Missed Reading During Your College Days

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It is correctly said that “Books are our best friends”. It’s great if you read lots of books as they are quite beneficial in shaping up your knowledge, give the meaning to your life, transform the way you think and above all removing your all-day-long stress after work. Only a book lover or an avid reader can only tell the joy of reading a good book.

You must have heard that phrase “books are many, time is little” which means there are a number of books and thousands of sources from where you can read if you don’t want to purchase a book, but for reading, you would need patience and some effort.

If you are a beginner or a pro at reading books, then you can surely check out and find whether you have missed reading any?

1. To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee

A novel published in 1960. It is the timeless and a classic novel that explores themes of justice and innocence through the human behaviour and the experiences of a six-year-old girl, Scout who watches her father defending a black man in the courtroom in the 30s. It is one of the best novels one could ever write.

2. The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas 

A young sailor from Marseilles, Edmond is set to become captain of own ship and to marry his love of life. However, his enemies provoke his arrest and lifelong imprisonment, until he intends to escape in search of hidden treasure.

3. The Catcher in the Rye by JD Salinger

The character named, Holden Caulfield narrates his story from the previous Christmas, when he was kicked out of his school to learn about his life and his attempt to make sense of himself and the events that have shaped him.

4. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen is a British classic and one of the most loved books among the avid readers.  The books details about the social mored of 19th century England, Austen crafts a novel that is amusing, timeless and utterly beautiful.

If you haven’t read this book before, it’s high time to meet Elizabeth Bennet and Mr Darcy yet now.

5. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

This book is a New York Times bestseller. In his book, Nazi Germany and Liesel Meminger who are young girls steal for their survival. Liesel learns to read and in a habit of sharing the books stolen by her with her neighbours and the Jewish man who hides in her basement.

6. Dune by Frank Herbert

You can almost feel like your mouth is getting dried with thirst as you start reading this book. Dune tells the story of young Paul Atreides and his family who is having control of the desert planet, Arrakis which is the only source of the ‘spice’ melange, the most important and valuable substance in the cosmos. It is a great work of fiction.

7. Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons

The Cold Comfort is a wickedly funny portrait of British rural life during the 1930s. The book revolves around a character named, Flora Poste who is a city girl who comes to live with her strange relatives on a gloomy starkadders of cold comfort farm and her reluctant efforts to bring her family up to date equipped with modern living.

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