Tag Archives: Potka

Yuva organizes health camp at Dhengam in Potka for Sabars

Yuva free health camp for Sabars at Dhengam

Yuva free health camp for Sabars at Dhengam

The social organization Youth Unity for Voluntary Action ‘YUVA’ today organized a free health camp under the guidance of Dr. Prakash Haldar on the premises of Upgraded Middle School at Dhengam village in Narda Panchayat of Potka block. Continue reading

Yuva organizes Planning-2015 Workshop in Potka

Planning Campaign 2015 under process in Potka. (Pix: Uttam Acharjee).

Planning Campaign 2015 under process in Potka. (Pix: Uttam Acharjee).

Jamshedpur: The social organization Youth Unity For Voluntary Action (YUVA) organized a one-day “Yojana Banao Abhiyan ( Planning 2015 Campaign)” at the Meeting Hall at Potka Block Headquarters Premises.

The workshop was organized under MGNREGA CFT Convergence Project.  In all 23 Rojgar Sevaks and 12 CFT employees participated in this workshop. The programme was inaugurated by the Block Program Officer Mr. Santosh Kumar. Continue reading

Workshop on MNREGA in Dhirol village, Potka

MNREGA seminar in Dhirol, Potka by Yuva (Pix: Uttam Acharjee)

MNREGA seminar in Dhirol, Potka by Yuva (Pix: Uttam Acharjee)

Jamshedpur: The premiere social youth organization Youth Unity For Voluntary Action (Yuva, Jamshedpur) organized a panchayat-level workshop on MNREGA in Dhirol village of Potka block in East Singhbhum. Continue reading

Yuva organizes workshop to discuss IPPE

Yuva workshop in progress.

Yuva workshop in progress.

Jamshedpur: To make MNREGA more effective, a village development plan would be prepared under IPPE, i.e. Intensive Participative Exercise. This information was given today by Barnali Chakraborty, secretary, Yuva in a block level workshop organized by Youth Unity for Voluntary Action (Yuva) in the block premises. Those who attended the workshop included Santosh Kumar, panchayat sevak, Rojgar Sevak, Gram Pradhan and the public representatives of the panchayats. Continue reading

Goatery training for Sabar community in Dhengam

Goatery training by Yuva Jamshedpur. (Pix: Uttam Acharjee)

Goatery training by Yuva Jamshedpur. (Pix: Uttam Acharjee)

Yuva Jamshedpur organized a goatery training programme with the help of CWS and ASW for the benefit of Sabar community in Dhengam village in Potka block, East Singhbhum district. The training was imparted by Dr. R M Mishra of Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Darisai. The programme was also addressed by the secretary of Yuva Jamshedpur, Barnali Chakraborty. Continue reading

Yuva takes Sabar children on a trip to zoo

DSC_7310Jamshedpur: The social organization Yuva, Jamshedpur took a batch of Sabar children to the zoo on a special trip. 32 children from Dengam, Otejharia and Karadkocha were a part of this trip.

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Women peasants learn methods of sustainable farming in Radur village

Training for sustainable farming in Radur village

Training for sustainable farming in Radur village

Jamshedpur: Yuva Jamshedpur, in collaboration with Global Green Grant, organized a training programme on sustainable farming for women farmers in Radur village of Potka block in East Singhbhum.

The training programme was organized with the help from Global Green Grant. Those who took part in the training programme included members of Sugum Horen Mahila Samity, Rilamala Mahila Samity, Aagam Maskal Mahila Samity and Jaira Umbul Mahila Samity.

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Sabars take to kitchen gardening and eat vegetables too

Sabar farmer showing tomatoes grown in his kitchen garden. (Pix: Uttam Acharjee).

Sabar farmer showing tomatoes grown in his kitchen garden. (Pix: Uttam Acharjee).

Jamshedpur: Kitchen gardening has got a new meaning and a new bunch of adopters in Potka – the Sabars. The members of primitive Sabars are now growing vegetables at their kitchen garden at Dhengam and Krarkocha villages in Potka block of East Singhbhum district in Jharkhand and have already started showing some degree of expertise in gardening. Continue reading

YUVA to open a Tuition Center for Sabar children at Otejhari in Potka

Yuva Tuition Centre

Yuva Tuition Centre (Pix: Uttam Acharjee)

Jamshedpur: Persisting with its politcy to continue trying to make a difference in the lives of Sabar children, Yuva has now embarked upon a new task of running a tuition centre for Sabar children. It will soon start a new tution center for Sabar children at Otejhari, Potka from 1 April 2014. Continue reading