International Donor Programs

International Donor Programs

Release and Rehabilitation of Bonded Labourers

Glossary, International Donor Programs

Release and Rehabilitation of Bonded Labourers

RELEASE AND REHABILITATIONS OF BONDED LABORERS SOPGS – BELGIUM & BROTHER TO ALL MEN – FRANCE Under Emergency Act during June 26th, 1975 the bonded laborers were released and settled at Mukthigram, Keerambur Panchayat in Trichy District. They have been settled in their own separate houses and facilitated by School, Shop, Water Tank and a good road. They are self-employed and are working in the cooperative quarries managed by them and they have started earning for their livelihood. They are able to market the dressed stones. Many of them are engaged in sheep raring of their own supplied through RIDO by ORDBL. Women empowerment training has been provided to these women at RIDO to form self-help...

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Plan International Tsunami

Glossary, International Donor Programs

Plan International Tsunami

PSYCHO SOCIAL CARE FOR TSUNAMI AFFECTED CHILDREN – PLAN INTERNATIONAL – USA This program has been launched by RIDO during the month of February, 2006 at Cuddalore, Chennai and Puducherry with the support of Plan International a U.S.A based donor agency. The technical support has been given by NIMHANS Bengaloru. They have conducted training for the staff and Peer jeevans as well as follow up training, monitoring and evaluation. There are 22 staff and 150 Volunteers working in the three districts. We have identified 15,000 affected children from these three districts. We have provided Counseling, Rehabilitation, Stress management and Disaster Preparedness to the people affected by Tsunami. We have conducted community session for the School teachers, Anganvadi, Balawadi teachers, parents and for the PRI members and also provided referral service for the affected and drop out children to various institutions according to their need. There are special case studies which we refer to NIMHANS -Bengaloru and Kilpauk Medical College (KMC) – Chennai and JIPMER – Puducherry. We have also conducted classes for the children on Child Rights, Child Abuses, Life coping skill, Personality development and stress...

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