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New Designs for Benarasi Saris

15 July 2015
On 15 July 2015 five new sari patterns came "off-the-loom" in Varanasi - a result of the product development training we've been doing with Benarasi weavers as part of our inclusive weaving livelihood...
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100 School Kids Speak Out

22 September 2014
On Monday 22 September the Governor of Uttar Pradesh, Sri Ram Naik, met over 100 primary school children from Lucknow to discuss education at an event organised by PACS....
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MGNREGA Participatory Planning

01 September 2014
Over the last few weeks the PACS team has been busy working with state governments in Bihar, Odisha and Uttar Pradesh to deliver workshops on the MGNREGA Integrated Participatory Planning Exercise (IP...
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Disability Marathon

18 December 2014
On 18 December 2014, PACS disability network UP Viklang Manch (UPVM) along with partner SPARC India organised an “Able Joining the Disabled” marathon in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. More than 800 peopl...
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Bas!Stop Journeys

This photo gallery captures some of the games, activities, discussions and community interactions that participants took part in on their Bas!Stop campaign journeys, helping them to explore the issue ...
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Bas!Stop Campaign

This gallery explains our Bas!Stop Discrimination Right Now campaign through photos....
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Lucknow Conclave

From 27-28 January 2015, PACS organised a two-day conclave on education for Community Based Organisations (CBOs) in the Lucknow District of Uttar Pradesh....
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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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Women Leaders: Dalit Rights

Pushpa lives in the city of Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh. She is from the Valmiki caste - the lowest amongst the dalits. Thanks to her mother, Pushpa received an education. She set up PACS partner Adharsh...
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An Interview with Traidcraft

Our inclusive livelihood model for Benarasi weavers is being carried out in the Varanasi district of Uttar Pradesh. The model is being managed by Traidcraft Exchange (U.K.) in association with implem...
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