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Dr Kiran meets former Governor of Victoria, Alex Chernov

Dr Kiran was delighted to meet with the former Governor of Victoria Alex Chernov in Melbourne. He is the Founding Patron of Australian Friends of Asha and has been a wonderful supporter over the years, having held numerous events for Asha at the Government House, and has visited Asha many times. Thank you Alex for…
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Dr Kiran takes Asha to Australia

Dr Kiran and Asha student Usha have just completed a busy week in Australia. During the last two weeks, Dr Kiran was hosted at various events across Australia, where she shared and discussed Asha’s Model of Urban Development. Usha, an Asha student as well as an active ambassador accompanied Dr Kiran and represented thousands of…
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Australia inspired by success in India’s slums

24 May 2016: Asha’s Dr Kiran Martin and young slum resident Usha will provide insights direct from Delhi’s slums to inform Australia’s indigenous and aid programs. Speaking at an event with the Governor General, hosted by DFAT Secretary Peter Varghese on 25 May, Dr Martin will outline Asha’s innovative model that has transformed 60 Delhi…
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DONATIONS ARE NOW TAX DEDUCTIBLE!

On 27 April 2016 the AUSTRALIAN FRIENDS OF ASHA FOR SLUMS OVERSEAS DEVELOPMENT GIFT AND RELIEF FUND was gazetted as a developing country relief fund. This means that donations in Australia over $2 are tax deductible. The Asha Society extends its thanks to our pro bono lawyers Corrs Chambers Westgarth for all their work in…
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