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Lobbying for health, education

The people of Kurdega, in the Gumla district of Jharkhand in eastern India, had an angawadi (government supported day care) centre located in the heart of their village to provide basic healthcare an...
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‘Acting’ in Community Interest

In Daadpuja, a Santhal populated village in Fatehpur block of Jamtara in Jharkhand, awareness of government schemes and entitlements was very low. Supported by PACS, Lok Chirag Sewa Sanstha (LCSS), a ...
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Launch of PACS Youth Campaigns

23 January 2015
On Friday 23 January 2015, PACS and partner Pravah launched two youth initiatives to address social exclusion – Changelooms With.in and the Bas.Stop campaign. The launch event at Vishwa Yuvak Kendra...
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Changelooms With.in

01 January 2015
Commutiny-the Youth Collective (CYC) and Pravah in collaboration with Poorest Areas Civil Society (PACS) programme is inviting applications from Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Wes...
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CBO Conclave Ranchi

19 February 2014
Jan Utsav, Jharkhand was visited by the Chief Minister of Jharkhand on its second day. He was felicitated by a community leader, Saraswati Devi and then was told about the concerns that the PACS part...
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RSBY Mitra in Jharkhand

16 January 2014
PACS and Jharkhand State Labour Welfare Society [JASLAWS], State Nodal Agency RSBY, Government of Jharkhand is launching RSBY Mitra on 18 January 2014  in Chaibasa, West Singhbhum....
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Khijri Panchayat awarded

20 March 2013
It is not often that a village makes news. But sometimes there are moments when the seemingly implausible happens in nooks and corners tucked away within the folds of the country....
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Cultivating self-reliance

19 March 2013
Sushila Murmu, a tribal woman in a nondescript hamlet called Paharpur located in the Kathikund block — 27 km from Dumka in Jharkhand, was struggling hard, till three years ago, to change the mindset...
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A well of one's own

05 December 2012
An extract from Women's Feature Service. Gumla, a small district in Jharkhand, has had to contend with more than its share of problems...
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RSBY MoU with Government

25 September 2012
Memorandums of Understanding [MoU] has been signed between Poorest Areas Civil Society programme (PACS) and State Nodal Agencies for Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY), of West Bengal and Jharkhand...
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