My First Day with Pathfinder International: India – Blog Post #2

I finally arrived back from India! Being able to work with Pathfinder International: India and to travel through villages to speak with Mahadalit community members on the topic of early marriage and consequences for reproductive health was truly an amazing experience. I wish I had been able to upload my blogs while I was in India, but I had poor Wi-Fi access, so I’m uploading them all now! The following blog post was about my first day in the city of Patna, where one of Pathfinder International: India’s offices – the Bihar office – is located. Pathfinder International: India is one of many chapters of Pathfinder International, an international non-profit organization. I chose to work with Pathfinder International because I wanted to learn more about the health-related consequences of early marriage, and Pathfinder International specifically works to promote sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and rights at the community-level. Before I had arrived in Patna, I had already been speaking with Pathfinder over email for the past year, and was really excited to begin my research.

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