"Strengthening Community Action for Health"

More than twenty community representatives from community based organisations representing sex workers, transgender, MSMs from Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Tamil Nadu participated in a consultation titled "Strengthening Community Action for Health" at YMCA, New Delhi on 18th of May 2016 to share the key findings of the monitoring study

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Community Triggering Drive takes-off in Bhubaneswar

As part of Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) Open Defecation Free (ODF) campaign CFAR has been motivating communities to construct Individual Household Latrines (IHHL) and also participate in solid waste management and the cleaning surface drains etc, in the 10 settlements that have been assigned to it as part of the ODF campaign.

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Triggering Community Response to SBM

On April 19, 2016 CFAR facilitated a community mobilization and triggering exercise at Jawahar Nagar and Jhalana Kunda slum, as per the order of the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) calling for Intensive Community Triggering for Open Defecation Free (ODF)

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Felicitation of Paralegal Volunteers

DLSA awarded certificates to fifty seven (57) social workers from 17 Delhi based NGOs, CBOs and networks including; CFAR, Mahila Pragati Manch and the All India Network of Sex Workers (AINSW) on April 11, 2016

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NALSA Consultation

CFAR organised a consultation with NALSA officials on “Fostering Learning and Exchange on the Next Steps: NALSA Schemes” on May 4, 2016, in New Delhi. Women in sex work, transgender people and unorganised workers who had trained as Para Legal Volunteers from 8 states - Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Rajasthan and New Delhi, also come together to express their concerns and expectations regarding the implementation of NALSA schemes at the district and taluk level.

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CFAR in the media

Our work 'on' the media has ranged from monitoring programming on issues like health, nutrition, gender issues, obscenity and violence and supplementing it with audience surveys to enable viewers to articulate their views and opinions on the media. Read More

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