Leading towards Light

Diwali, a festival that illuminates the land and the sky, brings joy to homes and hearts. The shloka ‘Tamaso ma jyotirgamaya’ defines the essence of this occasion. It means ‘Lead me from darkness to light’. However, the light often fails to brighten numerous lives. UPAY pledges to dispel this darkness by lighting the lamp of happiness, prosperity and knowledge that glows forever

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction

Disasters strike in every corner of the world, during almost every season, and on different scales throughout the year. They bring with them devastation and leave behind consequences that affect generations. Often unexpected by their very nature, they leave little time, if any, to prepare. That is why it is extremely important to plan and prepare long before a disaster strikes. After all, ‘Prevention is better than cure’!