We tend to think of a single "digital divide" separating the haves and have-nots in the online world, but inequality in the internet era takes on a vast number of forms. These stories capture the challenges of slow, low or no internet. Meet the people who are doing everything they can to overcome this gap between India and Bharat.
The world is going through a huge crisis. During this period of lockdowns and social distancing, we need to be united in protecting each other. That's why pluc is launching 'people like us care' with one message - we are here for each other and that people like you and me care.
#PlucCreator Sandeep Singh, who lives in Punjab explores the state by traveling to more than 15 villages and taliking to people about a lot of issues they are facing. Some of the stories he has worked on include why are young Punjabis illegally immigrating to America & Canada and why the Punjab's stray Cow Crisis Is becoming dangerous
#PlucCreator Swetlana wanted to escape Delhi's pollution, so she traveled to Kasol and Tosh - for some fresh air. What she saw shocked her! Hundreds of people taking selfies with plastic and glass waste.
Are you #FutureFashion ready? LetMeBreathe x Shuffling Suitcases bring you the best designers who create #SustainableFashion. In this episode we feature...
Have you ever wondered how Air Pollution impacts our health and bodies? Or what impact does it have on children? Arvind Kumar, Chairman, Center for Chest Surgery at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi and Founder, Lung Care Foundation, breaks down the components of air pollution and explains the chronic diseases associated with it.
The real cause of India’s farmer crisis? We traveled across the country to meet farmers who were protesting and a lot of 8- farmers who we trained in Punjab to get this right. The #PlucOriginal focuses on various issues that trouble Indian farmers and have brought such a huge crisis upon them.
City sessions is a live show format in partnership with twitter India where city level decision makers across party lines come together along, with experts and find pressing solutions to air pollution and climate change. The nature of the show brings issues to national and global audiences.
From laptops, cheaper lunches, to rent control and women's security: Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) Election Candidates share their priorities for today’s big Election. For them, being elected means one step closer to the mainstream politics. Who’re you voting for?
Exploring how Science is combating Air Pollution with Scientist Pallavi Pant. Outside the lab she's interested in public engagement activities focused on air quality and health and she curates @airqualityindia & @airsouthasia.
Weekly episodes by Abhimanyu Chakravorty who is road tripping to 5 countries, 15,000 km with 1 goal: #BeatPlasticPollution. Catch a new story every Tuesday!
Award winning mobile journalist. Leads storytelling at People Like Us Create, has previously worked with hindustan times. Published in Al Jazeera, Hindustan Times. Moniker: @suchamojo
A passionate Debater, who has won and chaired more than 50 National Debates and Youth Parliaments. He has extensively worked with many media professionals and Member of parliament. Recently, he was head of many states in the biggest poll of lok sabha elections 2019.
A filmmaker based out of Gurgaon. A sports enthusiast and equipment geek. Trying to tell stories that inspire change.
By degree I am a doctor, professionally an ex-epidemiologist. Not a nerd though (or maybe a little). I worked in the public health and pharma sector for around 3 years till I decided to call it quits to take up blogging full time.
I am video producer and a visual storyteller, who previously worked with Republic TV, India Today and Hindustan Times.
I am an aspirant journalist challenging myself every day, to create new change in society.
A community of sustainable brands, conscious buyers & alternative options for a better and green world ?
#LetMeBreathe is India's largest pollution storytelling community. With hundreds of creators telling stories on pollution, climate change and liveability. Powered by People Like Us Create.
Shweta Bajaj is an award winning journalist who worked in Indian news channels before she joined CGTN International in 2010. Her expertise lies in financial news.
Air Pollution Scientist, outside the lab she's interested in public engagement activities focused on air quality and health and she curates
@airqualityindia & @airsouthasia. Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Environmental Health at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst (USA). PhD in Environmental Health from the University of Birmingham, UK and Master’s degree in Environmental Studies from TERI University, India.
Youth Ki Awaaz is a user-generated Indian youth media platform on social justice issues. It was founded by Anshul Tewari in 2008. Youth Ki Awaaz is a mixed English-Hindi phrase meaning "Voice Of Youth".
An everyday Punjabi who wants to tell uncommon stories.
Tamseel is a public engagement & social media expert. With over a decade of experience, he has worked with media houses, tech platforms, non porfits and small businesses. He has helped many organisations in digital transformation and helped them simplify complex issues for the public. Tamseel, has worked extensively on issues around placemaking, mental health, human rights, inequality, gender, art & culture, environment, digital empowerment & politics. He's the founder People Like Us Create (PLUC)
A Journalist who is on a mission to mobilise the world to tackle plastic pollution. I run with a motley group of people carrying trash bags, and clean up public spaces in New Delhi. It’s a thing now, it’s called Plogging.
Pluc TV is a people driven mobile storytelling platform! Where anyone with a mobile phone can tell stories that matter. Our audience love their smartphones and are used to watching videos or reading articles on smartphones. We support them by giving them a means start fact checked conversations around issues that matter to them and help them meet the audience that matter for their content: where they live: on mobile screens and on social media. At PLUC, we believe that the right story told in the right way can change someone’s life.