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A village takes control

Village Khalmurvend in district Kondagaon , in Odisha, eastern India, is seeing a small revolution in the making. PACS partner DISHA has brought about people’s involvement in the planning and monito...
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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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‘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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Skills.in

Skills.in is a PACS initiative that has supported over 8000 young people from socially excluded groups to develop vocational employment skills that will help them to enter the job market. This video d...
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Skills.in: Arabinda's Story

Arabinda is a young man from a Dalit community in Odisha. He is a Skills.in graduate. Thanks to his three month Skills.in training, he now has a job as a waiter at a local restaurant and hotel....
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Skills.in: Kanchan's Story

Kanchan is a young woman from a tribal community in Odisha. She is a Skills.in graduate. Thanks to her three month Skills.in training, she now has a job at a Medanta Super Speciality Hospital in New D...
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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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The Changeloomers: Nikhil

Nikhil was supported by PACS as part of Changelooms With.in - a year-long leadership programme for 100 passionate and enthusiastic young people who were supported and mentored to lead projects that ad...
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The Changeloomers: Onkar

Onkar was supported by PACS as part of Changelooms With.in - a year-long leadership programme for 100 passionate and enthusiastic young people who were supported and mentored to lead projects that add...
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