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MGNREGA Roundtable Discussion

08 December 2014
On 8 December 2014, the National Council on Applied Economic Research (NCAER) held a roundtable discussion on MGNREGA – a flagship government employment scheme for rural households that is currently...
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Maharaganj Conclave

From 23-24 January 2015, PACS organised a two-day conclave for Community Based Organisations (CBOs) in the Maharajganj District of Uttar Pradesh on the theme of MGNREGA....
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Surguja Conclave

From 20-21 February 2015, PACS along with our partners Chaupal and Jan Abhivayakti organised a two-day conclave for Community Based Organisations (CBOs) in the Surguja District of Chhattisgarh....
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Siwan Conclave

From 14-15 February 2015, PACS along with our partners Samagra Shiksha Evam Vikas Sansthan (SSEVS), Prayas Gramin Vikas Samiti and Muzaffarpur Vikas Mandal (in association with Dalit Adhikar Manch, Mu...
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Accessible Water for All

Dhuran Orain is a tomato farmer. However, he hasn’t always been able to grow tomatoes. Recently, he helped to build a new well and irrigation system in his village, all paid for by the MGNREGA gover...
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Learning to demand work

16 July 2013
Madhya Pradesh's Jhabua district is home to a sizeable population of Bhil adivasis even though their large numbers have never given them a strong voice when it came to demanding their basic rights or ...
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MGNREGA works in Ratni

24 June 2014
The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), 2005, may have helped many villages across India end chronic poverty by ensuring 100 days of paid work to every rural household in...
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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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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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