Sustainable livelihoods

Fisherfolk examine a net
The Poorest Areas Civil Society (PACS) Programme promotes non-discriminatory access to livelihood opportunities (such as work, land rights and skills) for socially excluded groups.

We aim to address the most pressing constraints faced by socially excluded groups in India and help people access opportunities and rights to improve their lives.

Our sustainable livelihoods theme focuses on:

News and views

Field facilitators discuss the impacts they have seen thanks to the trai
Final 3-day training event for field facilitators
A community in Chhattisgarh work together on their annual plan
PACS works together with state governments
School children meet Sri Ram Naik
Children meet State Governor to discuss education
Neha came fourth in India’s National Deaf Table Tennis Championships
Deaf women triumph in table tennis nationals