Wisdom of Life


Imparting tailoring skill for life skill

People at low education levels have little chances of securing a job in the formal sector; they are looking for options to generate income to sustain their families. Local communities especially the rural women, find themselves inept at supporting their family due to absence of any professional skill. Caritas India under Udhayam programme realised this need and decided to empower the people of target villages especially youth, women and disabled.

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Drawing development perspective for Odisha, Chhattishgarh and Jharkhand

In the changing challenging context of development sector Caritas India called the social development partners of Odisha, Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand to draw the development perspective of these states. Organised on July 21, 2017 at Puri, the strategic meeting discussed the needs for revisiting the development perspectives and explore ways to meaningfully address the issues by Caritas India and her partners. The discussion at the meeting dwelt on

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Assam Flood: Caritas India aid providing relief to communities

Caritas India has deployed its staff to help and support flood-hit communities of Lakhimpur, Assam after flood water left thousands without home, food and clean drinking water. Many houses were lashed under heavy currents forcing people to take refuge at the higher land to save their lives. More than 5,25,642 population is affected on July 18, 2017. It is one of the worst flood in last five years. “It was a dark mid-night when water entered my

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Art of film making for better documentation

Audio Visuals is a most effective form of documenting facts, activities, testimonies and impact of any event or programme. It not only increases productivity but also connect and engage your audience with the issue. Caritas India with an aim to strengthen the programme documentation of WARM and JEEVAN PLE had organized a workshop on video documentation for its project coordinators on 19-20 July, 2017 at Ahmed Nagar. Mr. Atul Gajre and Mr. Akshay

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Students march for the protection of water bodies

Students and Self Help Group (SHG) leaders from Cuddalore District of Tamilnadu marched 2.3 km to raise awareness on protection and nurturing of water bodies and create awareness on abolishing non-recyclable plastic on July 7, 2017. Flagged off by the Cuddalore District Sub Collector Mr. Johny Tom Varghese, the rally started from Jawan Bhavan to St.Joseph’s College Campus carried sign boards with slogan  highlighting importance of protection of

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