Women dancing at Mahila Kishan Mela at Chakdi, The fair was organized by Yuva Jamshedpur (Pix: Uttam Acharjee).
Jamshedpur: Yuva Jamshedpur organized a Mahila Kisan Mela (Women Farmers’ Fair) in Chakdi village of Potka block in East Singhbhum district of the state of Jharkhand, India.
The fair was organized with the help of Global Greengrant Fund (GGF). In all, more than 300 women farmers participated in the fair.
More than 25 stalls were put up in the fair, which were displaying different agro products, handicraft, traditional seeds. Besides these, there were many stalls which exhibited the different micro enterprises and micro-businesses being run by women self-help groups, like goat rearing, vegetable farming, poultry, rice and wheat production and Mudhi (puffed rice) production etc. Continue reading
Niranjan Sabar- the boy who almost lost eyesight due to malnutrition
Jamshedpur: It may be difficult for you to accept. But it is true. Several Sabar children, in Tangrain village, Potka are losing their eyesight due to malnutrition and vitamin A deficiency. The doctors confirm it in private. But not in public.
Malnutrition is a bad word. The society does not want to hear it. So it would rather brush the whole thing under carpet. Or just ignore it. And let everything be as it is. Continue reading
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Layout Training for masons in Chakdi, Potka (Pix: Uttam Acharjee)
Jamshedpur: Yuva, Jamshedpur organized a training programme for masons in Chakdi village in Potka block of East Singhbhum district, Jharkhand. This program was organized for masons under the SCA to TSP project being run with the help of JTDS. Continue reading
Disaster management Training In Sidirsai, Potka, East Singhbhum (Pix: Uttam Acharjee)
Jamshedpur: Social organization Youth Unity For Voluntary Action (Yuva, Jamshedpur) organized a disaster management training for women farmers in Sidirsai village in Potka, East Singhbhum (Jamshedpur) with the help of Global Green Grant Fund (GGF).
Manas Das and Rakesh Kumar of TRCSC conducted the training programme as trainers Continue reading
Workshop for strengthening of School Management Committee and Federation at Chakdi by Yuva, Jamshedpur
Jamshedpur: The premiere Social organization Yuva, Jamshedpur, Leads and Oxfam India today jointly organized a workshop and consultation meeting for the members of school management committee in Chakdi village in Potka block of East Singhbhum, Jamshedpur. Continue reading