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Capacity building - PACS

01 June 2014
PACS programme in collaboration with subject experts are conducting capacity building workshops on legal literacy. The main objective of the trainings are to create 240 community based resource pool ...
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Capacity building by PACS

01 June 2014
PACS programme in collaboration with subject experts are conducting capacity building workshops on the issues of health. The main objective of the trainings are...
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Interview: Mark Lowcock

02 April 2014
Community Correspondent Aarti Bai Valmiki interviewed Mark Lowcock, DFID Permanent Secretary, during his recent visit to India. Mark Lowcock visited a number of PACS supported initiatives and was brie...
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Statutory Commissions

29 April 2014
Socially excluded groups live an unequal life in India when compared to rest of the population. The inequality expresses itself not just in contrasting figures of access to entitlements but also in a...
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Education entitlements

22 July 2013
It takes an informed and empowered community to harvest the fruits of education entitlements, including non-discriminatory access to midday meals. The provisions of Right to Education Act can only be ...
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Odisha Launch

23 May 2013
Lack of access to assets, credit and markets severely limit livelihood options for Socially Excluded Groups (SEGs) trapping them in poverty even while opportunities exist for participation in emerging...
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RSBY can be game changer

21 February 2013
‘National Health Insurance Scheme could be game changer for poor but needs community ownership’ With a promise of access to cashless hospitalisation for over thousand aliments for people living b...
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National sharing on RSBY

20 February 2013
Enabling community participation in Rashtriya Swaasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) With more than 100 participants attending the national sharing workshop for enabling community participation in RSBY on Tue...
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Gender issues in MGNREGA

15 January 2013
PACS and Solution Exchange Gender Community Collaboration on Addressing Gender Issues in NREGA U.N Solution Exchange Gender Community in 2013 will facilitate as a knowledge partner the work undertaken...
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Hunger levels in India

12 October 2012
According to the findings of the Global Hunger Index 2012 by  the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), India’s latest score in the Hunger Index (GHI) 2012 has ranked India 65 among...
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