Is life improving for the transgender community in India?

India’s transgender or “Hijra” community has been part and parcel of the subcontinent for about as long as civilization has, and is currently estimated to comprise of five million people. With a recorded history of over 4,000 years and occupying a special place in a plethora of ancient texts, the hijra community is a testament … Continue reading Is life improving for the transgender community in India?

A child’s development over the years

“Children are our greatest treasure. They are our future.” – Nelson Mendela  Children make up a considerable percentage of our world’s population today. The United Nations defines children as “people under the age of 18”, and it is estimated that there are over 2.2 billion children worldwide, which amounts to approximately 27% of the whole … Continue reading A child’s development over the years