Save the Children - Why India Needs to Focus on Education

Save the Children - Why India Needs to Focus on Ed

India is a big nation having a population of around 1.37 billion which is equivalent to 17.74% of the total world population. According to a recent UN report, India also has the largest youth population accounting for more than 600 million people under the age of 25. India has quite a large portion of its population under the age of 25. But sadly it’s also home to the largest number of child labourers in the world.  The census found an increase in the number of child labourers…


11 Advantages Of Having A Vertical Garden

11 Advantages Of Having A Vertical Garden

Do you love gardening, but do not have enough space in your house to maintain a garden? Then a vertical garden may be the solution to your problem. Vertical gardening is not only a popular trend these days, but it also has aesthetic, physiological, economic and environmental benefits.  Here is a list of eleven advantages of growing a vertical garden!   1. A vertical garden saves your space. Big outdoor spaces are now history or luxury! Most of us now have medium or tiny outdoor or flower…


What Is Nelda Treks For A Cause?

What Is Nelda Treks For A Cause?

Nelda; is a synonym of companionship, co-operation and collective efforts for the environmental well-being. For almost three years, Nelda Foundation has been working for ecological restoration through tree plantation and maintenance. We have vowed to help plant and maintain about a billion trees in 25 years in Pune and all-around India. Indeed we cannot do it all by ourselves!  To achieve this massive goal, we need more helping hands, and inspired minds to join our mission. Through every activity…


7 Indian Medicinal Plants to Grow At Your House

7 Indian Medicinal Plants to Grow At Your House

India is known for its rich flora and fauna. In India, plants are not only important but worshipped for the wonderful properties present in them. They are a shelter to dwell and also a cure for many problems. Did you know that there are some simple and humble plants that can be planted indoors which also have amazing medicinal properties and health benefits?  Take a look at this list of medicinal plants which you can easily plant indoors!   1. Holy Basil (Tulsi) The holy basil plant…


How We Can Create Sustainable Development For Pune

How We Can Create Sustainable Development For Pune

The concept of sustainable development has many different dimensions, but the core of this concept is the development which balances economic growth with environmental, socio-economic needs, wellbeing and cultural integrity. At the beginning of 20th century, industrial growth was the prime benchmark of development; other elements were secondary. However, in the recent years, the side effects of this one-sided approach have become evident, and people are now turning towards a more holistic approach…