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Prioritising education

The young people of Sripanka, in the Daringbadi block of Kandhamal district of Odisha, highlighted education as the highest priority for local development. With the help of PACS and partner VICALP, vi...
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Fighting inequality in schools

In Chirakhan village, people from lower castes make up the majority of residents, yet continue to face blatant discrimination at the hands of their neighbours. Prior to intervention from PACS and part...
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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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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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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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CC Network Launch

29 June 2013
To enable community voices to be heard and their issues, aspirations, struggles and successes recorded and disseminated to a wider audience, Poorest Areas Civil Societies (PACS) programme and Video Vo...
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Community Correspondents

01 July 2013
The mainstream media’s neglect of socially marginalised communities may well have triggered the launch of a network for and by the groups – Community Correspondents Network (CCN)....
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FRA consultation: Raipur

14 August 2012
Poorest Areas Civil Society (PACS) Programme, Chhattisgarh hosted its first state level consultation on the draft Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) ...
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News article: The Pioneer

01 August 2012
First week of August is globally marked as World Breastfeeding Week, bringing in attention to the issue and call on States, civil society organisations, communities, and media to propagate the message...
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News article: The Hindu

09 July 2012
In a number of ways, Gandhiji was different from other freedom fighters and leaders of the time. One difference was that he gave equal importance to one more fight along with the struggle for independ...
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