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Rituu B. Nanda
Share facilitator,The Constellation & Evaluation Facilitator at Institute of Social Studies Trust
My dream:
to be selfless in whatever I do. If I help I do no expect anything in return, if I care I have no selfish motive. Otherwise its business.
My concern:
How can I think and behave in a positive manner when I encounter negativity
I'm proud of:
coordinating the Global Learning Festival in Chennai, my dream come true:-)
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Helps me in my spiritual journey; its the purpose of my existence. Have I come home?
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Facilitate Community Life Competence in my community, Launch a facilitation team, Join a facilitation team, Share about Community Life Competence with potential partners; friends; colleagues, I want to apply SALT in my own life (S: Stimulate; Support; A: Appreciate; L: Listen; Learn; Link; T: Transfer; Team), I want to share my experience on my blog in Ning
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Ilkley community response to learning disability- "Sowing the seeds, then let them flower"

Posted on May 24, 2017 at 4:30pm 0 Comments

Local response- in the Constellation we define a local response (am citing Philip Forth from our blended learning programme)- A community can take action to deal with a challenge that it faces. These actions form a 'Local Response'. They contrast with a solution imposed on a community by experts from outside the community.Last week, Phil took us for a SALT visit in his town Ilkely. Here is what I observed on the local response. 

15th May 2017…Rainy morning…


Leader should be like an inverted pyramid who holds the space for the team to thrive

Posted on April 25, 2017 at 8:30pm 0 Comments

This blog describes what the visiting team learned from SALT visit to appreciate SAATHI community centre of Institute of Social Studies Trust, Delhi and the response of the host community to the SALT visit. Blog has been jointly compiled with Markus and Amita and inputs from Sudipta and Ragini. There is a short After Experience Reflection by the SALT team.…


Our collective harvest

Posted on April 15, 2017 at 5:00pm 2 Comments

10 am on 31st March..Insitute of Social Studies Trust office, Delhi

About 20 of us from different backgrounds and profiles ( medical doctors, researchers, evaluators, managers, implementing agency staff, librariarn, accountant, private sector consultant, development sector consultant, etc!) met  for Jean Louis Lamboray’s book presentation. This was followed by some deep discussions. Here is what we harvested together. I have the privilege to post it. …


Are we Listening to and appreciating the communities?

Posted on November 25, 2016 at 8:00pm 0 Comments

ILO's global strategy on decent work for domestic work consists of strengthening national capacities and institutions including policy and legislative reform. In order to strengthen the domestic worker movement in Delhi and Chennai, Ms Reiko Tsushima, International Labour Organisation, ILO  shares her experience in use of community life competence approach to build competent domestic workers and development of Self assessment. Suneetha Eluri, ILO recorded the video in Chennai October…


‘Active listening’ in the family

Posted on October 30, 2016 at 10:30pm 2 Comments

Background: In the Systemic participatory action research project by Institute of Development Studies for Freedom Fund and Geneva Global we are using SALT with four organisations in the states of Bihar and UP in India. We have noted that facilitators from the NGOs are observing transformation in their own personal lives through SALT. Here are stories from my team mates at PGS  from UP who have started paying more attention to listening not only to the communities but also to their family…


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At 1:00am on June 21, 2017, Glenn O'Neil said…

thanks Rituu - I think "real" in that there is quite some lip service on what is local community action as organisations don't want to let go...

At 8:44pm on June 19, 2017, Yumilah Govinden said…

Hello Rituu:-)  An autodidact artist is someone who is self taught and did not learn art from any school. 

At 8:47pm on February 20, 2017, Musafiri Kizito Sebastien said…
Merci vraiment pourtout ce que vous faites!!!!
At 8:21pm on February 8, 2017, Ashok O Rao said…

Thanks Rituu, took time selecting which one would look nice.

At 11:43pm on January 30, 2017, Simone Reeves said…

Thank you for welcome!

At 11:43pm on January 30, 2017, Simone Reeves said…

unfortunately I was out of town ;(. Back now. And in contact with Marlou

At 8:26pm on August 11, 2016, Judith Bagachwa said…

Thx Rituu, am still getting used to the community web. Hope you are doing fine, enjoy your day.

At 5:09pm on May 6, 2016, Paul LOKOTO ONYUMBE said…


ces sont de PHOTO que je vous envoi pour la publication

At 4:55pm on May 6, 2016, Paul LOKOTO ONYUMBE said…

le SALT est solliciter par d'autres, communauté championne intallé par USAID   et la division provinciale de la Santé du Sankuru 

At 4:48pm on May 6, 2016, Paul LOKOTO ONYUMBE said…


bonjour Rutuu B je t' envoi les photos de la journée mondiale de paludisme dans le Sankuru


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