Business Standard: YP Foundation is making Young Citizens Responsible for the Social Change
23 March 2018
Sometime ago, a group of teenagers conducted a safety audit of Nizamuddin Basti in New Delhi. Using an app, they identified dark spots, mounds of construction debris and malfunctioning streetlights — all of which contributed in making the area unsafe for young women to move around freely.
Audit completed, they presented the findings to the elders in the community. The results were instant and positive, and not only because some of the findings of the safety audit were immediately addressed. The greater outcome was that the community accepted that young people, especially girls, had a ...