Community Action

TARUNI: Empowering young women to gain control of their fertility

Location and population coverage: Taruni-2 is being implemented across 11 clusters covering a population of 5,23,333 in 479 villages of Udaipur & Rajsamand districts. Each cluster covers 35,000 – 50,000 population and is mobilized by …


A silent revolution in contraception: Levonorgestrel IUS as a limiting option among rural-tribal women

As World Population Day, 11 July 2019 neared, the team at ARTH realized that over 1000 women from villages of southern Rajasthan had adopted levonorgestrel intrauterine system (LNG IUS) as a long term reversible contraceptive. …


ARTH launches Mukti

  • In June 2016, ARTH launched “Mukti”, a long acting reversible contraceptive (LARC) for women of low economic status in a population of 200,000 in Udaipur city and in villages of three blocks of southern Rajasthan.