Gender and COVID-19

Local Tribal Women’s Collectives Are Busting Misinformation on Covid-19: Story of Ujala Samoohs in Rajasthan

Ujala Samooh collective women leaders from the tribal Meena and Bhil communities in Southern Rajasthan. Formed in 2011, the tribal women of Ujala Samooh have been organising tribal women in Rajasthan to claim their rights and entitlements. During the Covid-19 pandemic, they are working hard to bust misinformation and make relevant information around the pandemic and government welfare measures available to the citizens.

Local Tribal Women’s Collectives Are Busting Misinformation on Covid-19: Story of Ujala Samoohs in Rajasthan

Every morning, Kamla Bai ( 30) makes a round of the hamlets in the Saklal Panchayat in Udaipur district of Rajasthan....