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SCs/STs (PoA) Act: Implementation in Tamil Nadu 2016

SCs/STs (PoA) Act: Review of implementation in Tamil Nadu 2016-17 A status report on the implementation of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act in Tamil Nadu was released by the Tamil Nadu Right to Information Campaign. The Strategic Multi -Actor Round Table (SMART) was attended by over 50 participants. They included …

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The Annual Status Report on Children 2018

Introductory Training on Child Budget Analysis

Capacity Building Training on SDG from a Gender Lens

23 – 24 January 2018, Chennai

Consultation on Monitoring the Implementation of PWDV Act

As part of the campaign in 2017, Tamil Nadu State Consultation on Monitoring the Implementation of PWDV Act was held on 6 December 2017.  Totally 50 participants including protection officers, service providers, counselors, NGOs and victims participated. In the Inaugural Session Chief Guest’s Address was delivered by Qudsia Gandhi, I.A.S., Former Chairperson & MD, (POWERFIN).  Keynote Address …

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Inter-Collegiate Public Speaking Competition

          As part of the 16 days of activism against gender based violence, The Human Rights Advocacy and Research Foundation in collaboration with the PG Department of Human Rights and Duties Education of Ethiraj College (Chennai), organised a speech making competition on the 1st of December, 2017. 25 Students from 9 …

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16 Days Activism against Gender Based Violence

Women & Media: Challenges & Solutions 16 Days of activism against gender based violence is an annual international campaign from 25 November (the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women) to 10 December (International Human Rights Day). It is a time to galvanize action to end violence against women and girls around the …

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Third National Consultation for Strengthening Local Government in India

22 – 23 November 2017, New Delhi Introduction: The third two day national consultation to strengthen local government was organised at New Delhi on 22 and 23 November 2017 by the National Campaign for Constitutional Amendment to Part IX & IX-A (Article 243G & W) and Amendment to Create List IV in the Seventh Schedule …

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CEO forum and launch of the SDGWatch Tamil Nadu

                                                  25-27 September 2017, Chennai To initiate a civil society process to monitor the fulfilment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Tamil Nadu, and possible way forward for achieving the …

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Tamil Nadu Government Welfare Schemes 2017

Information Guide for Tamil Nadu Government Welfare Schemes 2017   Adidravidar and Tribal Welfare Department  Agriculture Department Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries Department Backward Classes, Most Backward Classes & Minorities Welfare Department Commercial Taxes and Registration Department Co-operation, Food and Consumer Protection Department Energy Department Environment & Forests Department Finance Department Handlooms, Handicrafts, Textiles and …

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