AD100: ADxHansgrohe Building of the Year 2021 and Muse Design Gold Winner In rural Jaisalmer, girls face India’s most extreme social, economic, and geographic disadvantages to receiving an education. Education provides girls access to pursue economic freedom and autonomy. The value of education is not the norm in this region, where female infanticide and child marriage remain prominent. The GYAAN Center is a three phase education project that aims to become a… Read More

juanga hospital

The Michael A. Daube Charitable Trust Hospital Juanga, Odisha, India Odisha, is one of the poorest states of India. It is not well visited by foreign travelers and is home to most of India’s tribal Adavasi people. The state lacks adequate infrastructure outside of its few cities. The harsh monsoons and cyclone seasons make life in remote villages challenging. When CITTA registered The Michael A. Daube Charitable Trust in Odisha, India in… Read More

juanga school

The Vivekananda Primary School and High School Juanga, Odisha, India In 1999, the largest cyclone to hit India in over 100 years ripped through the coastal region of Odisha for three days. This cyclone was in the same region where CITTA had been running the hospital since 1996, and it destroyed the few small government schools that existed. Odisha, one of the poorest states in India where only 10% of the local… Read More