Meet India’s courageous women cab drivers
Shanno Begum never dreamt that she would become a cab driver. A single mother, she worked as a cook and caregiver to finance her children’s education. But the irregular work made it hard to plan. But when she heard that[...]
All donations to Azad doubled during December! Please donate today
Every day, Azad team is meeting so many women who need a helping hand to enable them to escape poverty and violence. These women struggle to provide for their families, they face physical abuse, and are unable to make own[...]
Sakha on Monocle24 radio show!
Our sister company Sakha Consulting Wings was featured in a UK radio Monocle24 in The Urbanist show looking at taxis around the world and how do they affect public transport. Listen to the recording here: http://monocle.com/radio/shows/the-urbanist/209/new-delhi-sakha-women-on-whe
Azad’s work acknowledged by UNESCO
UNESCO Asia-Pacific Regional Office, Bangkok visited our Women on Wheels programme as part of the Asia-Pacific Regional Workshop on Gender, Education, Skills and Work, co-organized by ASPBAE and Azad Foundation, and wrote an article about our work with a quote[...]