Gender Issues

“Feminism isn’t about making women stronger. Women are already strong, it’s about changing the way the world perceives that strength.” ― Geena Dunne Anderson. In 2022, FIN conducted a webinar entitled “Don’t periods matter?” to commemorate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, featuring females of all ages who are impacted by menstruation- […]


FIN World Water Day Webiz – March 22, 2023 Time 12.30 Hrs CET and 5.00 PM IST Urban Sustainability: How can Cities Tackle Floods? Join us for this online discussion with quizzes! Registration link – Why is this issue important  – Floods inflict high socio-economic costs on communities and individuals. In the past […]

Sustainable Communities

FIN’s Webinar on how to make Bharat more Swachh through community engagement – a great learning experience! India generates 62 million tonnes of waste each year. About 43 million tonnes (70%) are collected, of which about 12 million tonnes are treated, and 31 million tonnes are dumped at landfill sites. With changing consumption patterns and […]


FIN’s Webiz (Quiz with Discussion) to celebrate World Toilet Day a big success! On Friday November 18 – a day before the actual World Toilet Day on November 19 – FIN hosted an online event in collaboration with the United Nations University UNU-MERIT, where I am Professor. It is always nice to wear two hats […]