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TOT on Participatory Gram Panchayat Development Plan (West Zone)

Human Rights Advocacy and Research Foundation along with CRDS, SEEDS and BEST organized a two day Training of Trainers for the West Zone at Yercaud on the 23rd and 24th of July 2019. 58 participants (21 women and 37 men) from 12 districts participated in the workshop. The participants were from the following districts: Salem, …

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TOT on Participatory Gram Panchayat Development Plan

One day training on the creation of a Gram Panchayat Development Plan was conducted on 26th March 2019 at Thiruvallur. The programme was attended by people from 27 panchayats under Poondi Block. Ex Panchayat heads and ward members attended the programme out of which 67 were women and 17 were men.  Development of a nation …

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Gram Panchayat Development Plan (Master training)

Human Rights Advocacy and Research Foundation organised a two-day residential master training (training of trainers, ToT) on Gram Panchayat Development Plan (GPDP) on 21 and 22 January 2019 at Madurai. Participation: 139 participants (74 Men, 65 Women) from 106 NGOs from all 32 districts in Tamil Nadu participated. There were participants from Delhi and Puducherry. …

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One-day training for Development planning for the Gram Panchayat Development Planning committee

One-Day Training on development planning for the Grama sabha panchayat development planning committee (GPDP) was held in Tiruvallur on 9 January 2019. A total of thirty-one participants attended (14 women, 11 men), four from HRF and two from HRDF. The resource person was Mr Thiagarajan from SIRD. As per the Tamil Nadu Panchayat Raj Act …

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Ensuring Decentralisation and Grassroots governance

A one-day Foresight Forum on strengthening local government in Tamil Nadu was conducted on 15 December 2018 at ICSA programme centre in Chennai. There were a total of fifty-two participants (38 men and 14 women) from seven political parties, twenty-seven from civil society organisations (CSOs), five from social movements, and three civil society networks. There …

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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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TNFWPPG State Committee Meeting

Tamil Nadu Federation of Women Presidents of Panchayat Government   State Committee Meeting of Tamil Nadu Federation of Women Panchayat Presidents of Panchayat Government (TNFWPPG) held on 28 Feb 2017 at Chennai. 20 Women panchayat presidents from 8 districts and 15 NGOs participated in this meeting.  Mr.M.Jeeva, Convenor, Tamil Nadu NGO Alliance for Empowerment of Panchayat …

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Women get 50% reservation in TN local bodies – Woman activist views

Women get 50% reservation in TN local bodies – Woman activist views  

5th State Level Convention of Women Panchayat Presidents

5TH STATE CONVENTION OF WOMEN PANCHAYAT PRESIDENTS  27th February, 2016   Women Panchayat presidents of Tamil Nadu vow to contest in 2016 Panchayat Election in General Constituencies also. Demand withdrawal of powers of the Inspector of Panchayats from the Tamil NaduPanchayat Act 1994 The Tamil Nadu Federation of Women Presidents of Panchayat Government successfully convened …

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Strengthening Local Government: National Campaign for Constitutional Amendment

Towards Building a National Campaign for Constitutional Amendment to Part IX & IX-A (Article 243 G & W) and Amendment to Create List IV in the Seventh Schedule (Local Government List) National Consultation for Strengthening Local Government and Dalit and Women Elected Representatives 11th March 2014 – New Delhi National Consultation for Strengthening Local Government …

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