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First prize: INR 20,000 Second prize: INR 15,000 Third prize: INR 10,000 The results & winning photographs will be posted on 7th May 2017 on nvbdcp.gov.in, caritasindia.org, imcp3.org & Facebook as well as websites of partner organizations; and will be available until 30th June 2017. INTRODUCTION Over the past 15 years, India has made considerable progress in reducing malaria burden. With the progress made so far, the National Vector Borne

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Health and Well Being Programme Launched for Southern Tamil Nadu Partners

Caritas India is committed to work in Tamil Nadu with all the partners in line with the developmental issues and challenges. It is in this interest the development initiatives that would bring more human dignity to the underprivileged are devised in a phased manner through cluster approach. Caritas India had a consultative discussions with  the Diocesan Directors of Southern Tamil Nadu covering 7 DSSSs namely Kottar, Thuckalay, Marthandam, Kuzhithurai,

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Caritas India Partners Adopt Child and Women Focussed Strategies for Malnutrition Eradication

Caritas India partners working to free Korku communities from acute food and nutrition insecurity have decided to adopt children and mother focussed strategies for securing physical and social well-being of Korku community. Caritas India had recently started the implementation of ‘SABAL’ programme in 93 Korku dominated villages of Khalwa block of Madhya Pradesh and Chikaldhara block of Maharashtra. SABAL seeks to achieve food and nutrition security

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INDIA’S HEALTH AND WELL-BEING: Community models have better penetration and access to solving India’s health issues

A national NGO based out of Delhi advocated strengthening of community involvement to attain health and well-being as envisaged in the newly released national health policy. To prove its point, NGO Caritas India featured a host of community health volunteers (CHV) amongst several intellectuals and veterans in a two-day national meet in Delhi from March 22-23. Dr N S Dharamshaktu,   special director general of health services in the Ministry of Health

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Caritas Confederation will develop a position paper on migration

Caritas Confederation representatives from Asia, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Oceania and COATNET came together to develop a policy position paper on migration – protection, integration, returnees, deportation and human trafficking from March 6-7, 2017 at Rome. Mr. Michel Rody, the General Secretary of Caritas Internationalis welcomed the participants of the working group to discuss the way forward on the issue of migration and trafficking within

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