Reflections from the ground

PACS encourages voices and opinions from the field which reflect the change process. The most empowering aspect of this exercise has been a strong sense of solidarity and collective voice for entitlements.

State consultation on sharing experiences of MGNREGA Campaign in Bihar
Date: 2013-03-25

One-day event began with a song sung by leaders of Mahila Dalan on the campaign at A N Sinha Institute of Social Studies in Patna on 25 March 2013.

Training on Social Audit
From Date: 2013-02-04   To Date: 2013-02-08

Training of Trainers n Social Audit in West Singhbhum, Jharkhand conducted where 27 personnel from Shramjivi Mahila Samity got trained. At the public meeting on 8 February, 500 villagers participated. Issues of employment, delayed payments and other entitlements were discussed with the local authorities. 

Block level officials
From Date: 2012-12-25   To Date: 2012-12-31

In Jharkhand around 25 panchayat level social audit were conducted by the end of Dec 2012. The presence of government was observed during the training programme and hearing day (block level officials and in some cases district officials as well).

Social Audit Workshop concluded
From Date: 2012-12-20   To Date: 2012-12-24

Social Audit Workshop concluded in Madhubani by CSO partner CADAM

Social audit training workshop
From Date: 2012-12-19   To Date: 2012-12-23

Simultaneous social audit training workshop completed in Nalanda, Bodhgaya and Madhubani. CSO partners conducting the training - DASHRA and BSS

Social Audit Workshop
From Date: 2012-12-16   To Date: 2012-12-20

Social Audit Workshop concluded in Bhojpur and Siwan districts, by CSO partners CADAM and SSEVS. A total of around 60 community level workers trained.