Team members: Lead by Sohini with team Nandita, Amuna, Pinaki, Apurba, Shibu & Krishna.
|Projects under Awareness and Empowerment Program
|Amplifying Community Voices (ACV)
|Supported by OAK Foundation
|Supported by AID
|Supported by Kolkata Foundation
Objectives of the Projects:
Amplifying Community Voices – Helping to develop community leadership to ensure a rights-based community-led approach for sustainable development in Patharpratima Heramba Gopalpur GP.
Mukti Voice – Developing a Gender lens among women’s community to address and reduce gender discrimination at various levels in society – project area – 20 villages in Mathurapur II block.
Shahoshini – To reduce gender-based violence/domestic Violence through a capacity-building program led by women groups. Project area – Mathurapur I, II, Patharpratima, Jaynagar I, II and Kultali Block area.
Impact Created Since Inception:
|Activities Done in Last Year
|Capacity Building workshop under Shahoshini
|Awareness campaign under Voice
|Gender sensitisation training under Voice
|Community-led event organised with the support of
|Livelihood-related training under ACV
|Capacity building program under ACV
|2 training conducted on women’s rights and gender-based violence
|4 Awareness campaign organised by WAG with 1400 audience.
|13 Gender Sensitization training conducted with 20 women action group members
|3 community-led events organised by the community members of Heramba Gopalpur GP
|16 training conducted for skill building to adopt additional sustainable livelihood
|In the last year around 180 capacity-building programs were conducted among Heramba Gopalpur community members to raise rights-based awareness
|Community-led action on Gender Discrimination
|More advocacy to resolve local issues
|More people will adopt additional sustainable livelihood for better living
|Women will start taking action to reduce gender-based violence
|The community especially youth and women collective will take an active role to reduce gender discrimination under ACV and Voice project
|Issues regarding drinking water, road, river embankment, and Health services will be resolved through community-led advocacy
|Through the ACV project, Govt networking, and linkages will be created to create more livelihood opportunities for community people to reduce vulnerability
|Through the Shahoshini project, women will be capacitated enough to reduce violence in their own lives