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IWPC Stands With PTI

#StandwithPTI The Indian Women’s Press Corps (IWPC) and Press Association express their deep concern over the threat issued by the national broadcaster, Prasar Bharati, to review its subscription of the Press Trust of India (PTI), the national news agency, purportedly because it carried out an int...
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Statement on FIR against journalist Supriya Sharma

June 19, 2020   The IWPC is deeply concerned at the registering of an FIR against colleague, journalist Supriya Sharma for carrying out her professional duty. Supriya, who works for web news journal ‘Scroll’ has been booked by the Uttar Pradesh Police under Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prev...
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Rajesh Kumar Yadav: He resisted child marriage

​Rajesh Kumar Yadav, Harivanshpur Village, Shrawasti Rajesh Kumar Yadav is pursuing his BSc from Bahraich Degree College and also coaching children to fund his education. There are 5 members in his family- his father, mother, grandfather, grandmother, sister and brother. In his village, both boys and gi...
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Smart Betiyan: Nisha Maurya

She stopped her sister-in-law’s child marriage ​Nisha Maurya works as an Internet Saathi in the Parsona village located in Jamunaha block of Shrawasti. As part of the project, she has been counselling girls to resist child marriage. Her sister-in-law Sunita Maurya lives with her. She is an adolescent vo...
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Unicef Media Kit

IWPC partners with Unicef to promote a media kit with key messages on how to cope with the Covid crisis. Here are five top videos from the kit. Can Coronavirus spread through food packaging? Alternatives to fresh foods in the time of COVID-19 Does Coronavirus spread through food? COVID-19 & Nutritio...
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