Connecting local responses around the world
Posted on February 12, 2013 at 8:03pm 2 Comments 2 Likes
CARE India, through SAKSHAM Grant Supplement project works with 42 Community Based Organizations (CBOs)/ NGOs implementing HIV Prevention programme with FSWs and MSMs in 7 districts of Andhra Pradesh with goal of enhancing community response to HIV. SAKSHAM has been successful in promoting development of CBOs through a blended approach of Community-to-Community learning based on SALT as a way of working and thinking.
Sixty Community Resource Pool from the…Continue
Posted on September 19, 2011 at 10:55pm 3 Comments 2 Likes
Padmavathy is working as a Manager-Capacity Building in CARE-SAKSHAM team for the past six years. SAKSHAM project works with Community Based Organizations of female sex workers in Andhra Pradesh. During these six years she created many leaders through her art of ‘Appreciating’ the community and helping them believe in their ‘strengths’ to deal with their problems. Many community leaders owe their gratitude for Padmavathy for inspiring them to become great leaders through her…Continue
Posted on May 27, 2011 at 1:15am 2 Comments 1 Like
Asha Rekha Mahila Mandali (ARMM) is a CBO of sex workers based at Chirala, Ongole District, Andhra Pradesh. Vibrant CBO leaders of ARMM attended onsite capacity building programme facilitated by CARE-SAKSHAM at Prema Sangham Mahila Mandali (PSMM)-Chittore. Five executive board members and three NGO staff attended four day immersion programme at PSMM-a Learning Site.
Female sex worker’s community of PSMM shared on how they collectivized themselves to find solutions to the…Continue
Posted on February 17, 2011 at 3:40am 1 Comment 1 Like
Bujji, a member of Jhansi Lakshmi Mahila Mandali (JLMM) promoted by CERA-NGO based at Ananthapure shares her journey of overcoming intimate partner violence with the help of CBO and police personnel.
Bujji hails from a small village in Ananthapure district from a big lower middle class family of four elder brothers and three elder sisters. At the age of 14 she falls in love trap of a handsome boy ‘Raju’ from a small town. Bujji by then was lured into sex work and her lover…Continue
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Hi Anthony, a very happy birthday!
A very happy birthday Anthony! Have a wonderful celebration. I take this opportunity to thank you for your contribution to this forum. I am waiting to hear more about the Knowledge Fair you facilitated last month! cheers to the CLCP Champion in Hyderabad.
Happy Birthday.....My Friend, Anthony
Wishing you a great birthday with a great life everyday!!
Have fun on your birthday!!!
You have organised two community Action days with MSM and Sex worker CBOs. Congratulations! How were their dreams different from each other?
How many Community Action days are you facilitating! You just finished one with Nari Saksham Sex worker federation in Rajahmundry and now are ready for one more with your team in Hyderabad. You are a true champion, an asset for India Competence!
Best of luck for your event. I will post the photos of CAD Rajahmundry soon.
Welcome to the CAD group. Appreciate how proactive you are!
Regards from Gaston (based in Thailand working for the Global Constellation Support Team)
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