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PACS launches 33 projects

01 February 2012 Share: facebook share twitter share

Poorest Areas Civil Society (PACS) Programme launches 33 new  projects in Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, and Uttar Pradesh. With this launch, PACS now supports 90 projects.

These projects will work with the socially excluded groups, enabling them to claim their rights and entitlements more effectively in 84 districts out of the 90 PACS-targeted districts.

The focus of these 57 projects is on non-discriminatory access for socially excluded groups in two key themes:

  1. Livelihoods (MGNREGA, FRA, Land rights, Skills development)
  2. Right to basic services (education, health and nutrition)

 

Statewise project spread

State

Total districts

Total projects

Bihar 16 15
Chhattisgarh 9 8
Jharkhand 12 16
Madhya Pradesh 17 15
Odisha 14 10
Uttar Pradesh 17 19
West Bengal 5 5
Inter-state   2
Total 90 90

 


 

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