Press Releases








2nd January

Maternity Entitlements Press Note

Right to Food Campaign

Press Release: English: Hindi


28th December

Demonetisation Statement

Right to Food Campaign

Press Release: English | Hindi

23-25th September

6th National Convention of the Right to Food Campaign



Right to Food Campaign


1 - 10 June

NFSA Survey 2016

10 states

Eastern India

Student Volunteers [Research and Action Team]

Press Release: English | Hindi

3rd May

Maternity Entitlement Jan Sunwai

Constitution Club

New Delhi

Right to Food Campaign

Press Release

19th February

Public Hearing on NFSA Survey in 8 villages



NREGA Sahayata Kendra Manika and Ranchi University Economics Department

Press Conference


28th Nov - 3rd December

Fact finding mission to investigate starvation deaths in tea gardens

Kolkata Press Club

Press Club of India

West Bengal and New Delhi

FIAN International, Global Network on Right to Food and Nutrition, IUF, RTF Campaign India, Right to Food Network, Nepal and Right to Food Network, Bangladesh

Press Conference Invite, Media Coverage

15 Oct

RTI 10th Anniversary Public Hearing

Gandhi Peace Foundation, Delhi


National Campaign of People’s Right to Information

Press Release

1 - 11 Oct

Jharkhand Jan Adhikar Yatra

across 4 routes: South Chhotanagpur, North Chotanagpur, Palamu and Kolhan


various social movements including Jharkhand Right to Food Campaign

Webpage | Facebook Page with videos, photos and media coverage

23 - 24 April

Ghar Wapsi Nahi, Haq Wapsi Joint Dharna

Jantar Mantar

New Delhi

The Right to Food Campaign, National Alliance of People's Movements (NAPM), Pension Parishad and National Campaign for People's Right to Information (NCPRI)


Press note and Parchas

26 Feb

Cash for Food


New Delhi

Right to Food Campaign

Press Statement


2 Feb

Dharna on NFSA and NREGA

across 9 districts

of Uttar Pradesh

Right to Food Campaign, Uttar Pradesh

Press Release


2 Feb

Press Conference on NREGA

Indian Women Press Corp

New Delhi

Press note and 10 annexures


2 Dec

Abki Baar Humara Adhikar: Maha Rally

Ambedkar Stadium to Jantar Mantar

New Delhi

The Right to Food Campaign, Pension Parishad, the Rashtriya Mazdoor Adhikar Morcha, the National Alliance for People’s Movements and 176 other organisations

Press Release

10 Aug

Outcome of NREGA Public Hearing

Hethgoa village

Khunti district

NREGA Sahayata Kendra

Press Note (English | Hindi) | Report

| Photo

4 Aug

Public Hearing: Securing Social Services and Security for All

Jantar Mantar

New Delhi

Same as above

Invite | Concept note |  Press Release | Photos

3 Aug

State-level Meeting

Human Resource Development Centre

Ranchi, Jharkhand

Right to Food Campaign, Jharkhand

Invite | Press Release

1 Aug

Public Hearing on NREGA

Hethgoa village

Khunti district

NREGA Sahayata Kendra

Press Note (English | Hindi) | Photos

25 July

NFSA Rally: गोदाम खोलो, अनाज बांटो: ग्रामीणोंनेकिया खाद्य सुरक्षा केलिए संघर्ष | Godam Kholo, Anaj Banto



NREGA Sahayta Kendra Manika, Gram Swaraj Kendraand others

Press Note (Hindi | English) | Photos | Memorandum

11 July

Press Conference:

Budget gives BJP Manifesto commitment of 'Universal Food Security' a miss

Women’s Press Corps

New Delhi

Right to Food Campaign

Press Statement and Charter of Demands | Short Film

5 July

Press Conference


West Bengal State Campaign

Press Release | Photos

5 July

NFSA Dharna


Uttar Pradesh State campaign

Press Release | Photos

4 July

Anda Abhiyan

across Jharkhand

Jharkhand State Campaign

Press Release (English | Hindi)| Photos | Memorandum | Media Coverage