I once visited a small village in Rajasthan, India… The village had a long-held tradition. Every time a child – a boy child – was born a bell was rung. Loud chimes would ring out announcing his arrival. No bell sounded for any girl child. How loudly and clearly the absence of that bell signalled […]
Setting off for Delhi in the early hours of a dark February morning we were full of enthusiasm and to do lists! Claire, Project Manager on the Volunteer Programme 2014, was busy arranging this year’s placements from Ireland and had scheduled meetings with each of our 7 partners during our time in India.