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Uttar Pradesh Inclusion Utsav

13 January 2016
The Poorest Areas Civil Society (PACS) programme celebrated its seven-year long journey of creating leadership and empowering socially excluded communities in Uttar Pradesh by holding a three-day clos...
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Improving School Quality

PACS has been working with partners to strengthen School Management Committees – the decision-making bodies responsible for monitoring schools and addressing issues under the Right to Education Act ...
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PACS in Uttar Pradesh

This photo gallery shows case studies and quotes from just 10 of the communities and individuals that PACS has been able to support in Uttar Pradesh to give a flavour of the impact that we have had in...
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Quality Education for All

PACS has been working with partners to empower parents, especially those from socially excluded communities, to stand for election on School Management Committees – the decision-making bodies respon...
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Getting Kids Back to School

PACS partners have been collaborating with School Management Committees and with State governments in special “Back to School” programmes and enrollment drives to reduce absenteeism and dropout ra...
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PACS Supports CSR Summit in UP

14 November 2015
On 14 November 2015, PACS along with Fifth Estate and the Government of Uttar Pradesh organised a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Manch, hosted by the Chief Minister of UP, Mr Akhilesh Yadav. Th...
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Leadership Role for Dalit Lady

Savitri Devi is a dalit woman from the village of Tendui in the Varanasi district of Uttar Pradesh. Before, the women of Tendui would stay in their homes, veiled and allowed only to perform the role o...
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Disability is in Mind Not Body

Husband and wife team, Ramavatar and Madhuri Pandey, live in a slum area of Lucknow City in Uttar Pradesh. They are both disabled - Madhuri cannot use either of her legs and Ramavatar’s left hand wa...
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SMC Exposes School Corruption

In the village of Mansoora in the Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh, father of 5, Afsar, and his School Management Committee (SMC) are transforming their local school. Ever since he became SMC Presiden...
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Women Leaders: Mamta's Story

Thanks to the training she has received from PACS, Mamta is helping to educate rural women in the Varanasi district of Uttar Pradesh about their rights and entitlements. This video is her story......
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