AFD has been working with local authorities and the Indian government to support the Kochi Metro project since February 2014. When the metro was first inaugurated, the curious public would come to visit the stations and experience its automatic doors and escalators. But one feature of this project stood out: Nearly 80% of the Kochi metro team is made up of women working a wide range of positions, cleaning staff, ticket machine operators, train drivers, station managers and more.
Follow Athira Kutty, Station Manager at Kochi Metro, as she tells us about her journey with KMRL.
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