In an attempt to ensure a sustainable and dignified reintegration of the excluded communities including homeless, parentless, person with disability, girl children, children/person affected with HIV/AIDS, brick kiln workers, construction workers, linguistic minorities, tribal communities, high risk groups and unemployed youth into main stream society, Aide et Action International- South Asia (AEAI-SA), an international NGO organized a solidarity event 'Run for Inclusion-Turning dreams into reality' - a 5 km run in Guwahati lon last Sunday.
The book 'Keerook and Other Stories from North East India' is a collection of ten fictional short stories based on lives and livelihoods of the people living in North East region. It was written by Group Captain Mohonto Panging VM (Retd) and released in Guwahati earlier this month.
Films have been one of the strongest tools for social change in our society. In a bid to create awareness on social issues and promote documenting issues through lens, Saraighat Film Festival was organised by North East Youth Foundation (NEYF) on 2nd November in Guwahati.
Indian Institute of Management, Shillong is the seventh IIM in the country and is presently in its fifth year of operations. Being the only IIM in the Northeastern region of the country, it is making rapid progress in terms of academic quality, extra-curricular activities, corporate visibility and social impact.