Posts from February 2013

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PRA Workshop for Jalanidhi Project

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A    Workshop was conducted on 19th February for training the Field Extension Staff and preparing them for conducting Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA) in the wards of Marangattupally Panchayath. The local extension staff would carry out the PRA so as to identify ‘water’ related problems confronted by people. The concept of PRA was discussed with […]

Development retreat Part II

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The second of the Development Retreat series was headed by Mr. T. A. Vargheese (Development Practitioner, Trivandrum) on February 19, 2013. The discussions revolved around opportunities and challenges in present social work, social change, social action approaches, people’s participation, good governance and its indicators, Hi-tech and social marketing. An interactive session acknowledging alternatives and minority […]

Friends of coconut tree

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KSSS in association with the Coconut Development Board, provides skill-training to interested persons (both men and  women) to climb coconut trees and provide services for coconut harvesting. The course consists of six days of training including coconut climbing, pest and disease control, scientific management practices, etc. KSSS has completed 15 batches successfully.

Women’s day 2013

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“A woman is a full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform.” The ability to nurture life makes woman the most powerful and strongest being. She can play different roles with simplicity be it that of an obedient daughter, dutiful wife, caring mother or adoring sister.   The society is changing and […]