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Internet Sathi Programme in UP

20 March 2017
The Internet Saathi programme, a digital initiative programme is being implemented by PACS (India) in partnership with Tata Trusts, Google India and Civil Society Partners (CSOs) in seven districts of...
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CSR Event in Uttar Pradesh

10 January 2017
PACS and Tata Trusts organised a workshop in Lucknow on 10 January 2017. The objective of the workshop was to facilitate partnership between the public, private and non- profit sector in Uttar Pradesh...
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Behtar Shiksha Haq Abhiyan

20 September 2016
PACS with support of sixteen Civil Society Organization (CSO) partners intensified the Behtar Shiksha Haq Abhiyan in Uttar Pradesh (UP) from June 2016 to August 2016. ...
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A fair deal for labourers

Legislation passed in 1996 seeks to provide social security for construction workers, but there have been obstacles to its implementation. PACS and partner Nirmana are working in the Lucknow district ...
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Seeking affordable healthcare

By registering for a Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) smart card, Ranglal Bharti and his pregnant wife Urmila Devi, hoped to receive good-quality healthcare at reduced cost, under the Indian heal...
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Fighting caste discrimination

While working in the kitchen of a junior school , Gita Saroj, from Kesopur village in the Pratapgarh district of Uttar Pradesh, was set menial tasks by colleagues, because she was considered as belong...
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Getting Economic Independence

When women from the village of Parsa Malik, in the Maharajganj district of Uttar Pradesh in northern India, found that 28 names had been deleted from the below-poverty-line list, depriving these peopl...
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Women Assert their Rights

Living in a tiny mud-and-thatch hut with her family and goats in the village of Bhatpurva, in Uttar Pradesh, Kamrunissa earned meagre and irregular wages as a farm labourer. Her disabled husband had m...
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Pink is the Colour of Power

Mahadevkhurd village in Siddarthnagar district of Uttar Pradesh was beset with many problems till a women’s self-help group decided to take matters in their own hands. Supported by PACS partner Purv...
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Skills.in: Roohi's Story

Roohi is a young disabled woman from a Muslim community in Uttar Pradesh. She is a Skills.in graduate. Thanks to her three month Skills.in training, she now has a job with Aegis - a large Business Pro...
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