How small donations helped us distribute masks to ASHA workers
When I spoke to an ASHA worker recently, I could feel a genuine concern about her and her colleague’s safety… Continue Reading
FAQs from Earth Day Webinar
More questions from the webinar will be answered right here as soon as we get the responses from the… Continue Reading
Let’s celebrate Earth day with clear skies.
Living in a lockdown can feel uncertain and stressful. But if there’s some respite, it’s to be able… Continue Reading
Earth Day Live with Team Jhatkaa.org
There is a sense of helplessness that comes with the Lockdown. For people that are used to some on-ground… Continue Reading
We asked women and queer folks how they are taking the isolation. Here’s what happened.
There’s been enough evidence that any crisis hits the vulnerable sections of the society the most. And today,… Continue Reading
How public mobilisation made police file an FIR
People power won. We won. Again. Public pressure… Continue Reading
Mask distribution and storytelling at VR mall
When Art Flute offered us to address citizens on the floors of a popular Bengaluru mall, we jumped at the… Continue Reading
Lungs in Mumbai – Volunteer Experience.
On the 13th of January, 2020 as I boarded my train to Bandra for my first day as… Continue Reading
ShopClues takes Fake Hymen product down their website. Here’s how
In November 2019, Amazon responded to aggressive public pressure on one of its controversial products —… Continue Reading
Unheard Story of Doddanekkundi lake
The foaming of Bellandur lake is not news to any of us. But little attention is paid to… Continue Reading
Breathless: An Artistic Call to India’s Air Pollution Crisis
Any government needs to provide its citizens five things – healthcare, education, safety, clean water, and clean… Continue Reading
He saw the fire, and then…
One of Jhatkaa.org’s members, Manish Paul, saw garbage burning while crossing KR Puram Bangalore… Continue Reading
Comprehensive Mobility Plan – Update
The Comprehensive Mobility Plan (CMP) a 226-page plan, outlines an overall transport/mobility strategy and specific projects for the… Continue Reading
Garbage Burning in Pune in Tweets.
@PMCPuneHuge pile of garbage is burning on Mumbai Pune highway, opposite pashan… Continue Reading
Mask Distribution at CMH – 100 Foot Road Junction Round 2
We hit the streets a second week in a row, with a higher phone confirmation rate, albeit… Continue Reading
Our gender and sexuality team turns 2!
Two years ago, we realised that there was a glaring gap in focused campaigning on issues of gender… Continue Reading
मुंबईच्या हवेची परीक्षा
प्रदूषण जोपर्यंत उघड्या डोळ्यांनी पाहता येत नाही तोपर्यंत आपल्याला प्रदूषणाची तीव्रता कळत नाही. त्यामुळेच दिल्ली आणि उत्तर भारतात प्रदूषणाच्या मुद्दयांवर… Continue Reading
jhatkaa.org चे Petitions आणि Updates आता मराठीत सुद्धा उपलब्ध होणार.
झटका हि वायू प्रदूषणावर Online Petitions मधून काम करणाऱ्या भारतातील अग्रेसर संस्थांपैकी एक आहे. झटकाने आपल्या कामातून… Continue Reading
What happened at Jhatkaa.org Gender vertical in 2019
2019 was an important year for gender rights at Jhatkaa.org. From calling out sexism… Continue Reading
November victories at Jhatkaa.org
We at Jhatkaa.org had a motivating November with three long-due victories. … Continue Reading
Garbage burning in Bangalore
In May 2016, we started a petition against garbage burning in Bangalore. Our… Continue Reading
November Climate strike in Bengaluru
About 300 people, mostly under the age of 25 showed up at Bengaluru’s Townhall for the 4th Global… Continue Reading
We helped get Anu Malik kicked out of Indian Idol!
On 22 Nov 2019, former Indian Idol judge hit headlines for stepping down from the show. … Continue Reading
The lease-buy drama of BMTC’s Electric Buses
5 years and BMTC and Transport Ministry of Karnataka keep going back and forth to… Continue Reading
Two whitlesblower students — one education giant — one-year long campaign And what a victory! … Continue Reading
Mask distribution at Bengaluru marathon 2018!
Bengaluru’s 8th marathon took place on October 21, 2018. A day long event, it began as early as… Continue Reading