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Boat Repair under Phailin Response in Puri and Ganjam

Boat Repair under Phailin Response in Puri and Ganjam

Written By: Debendra Swain, Project Coordinator, East Zone Edited By: Communications Team                                         Odisha: The tropical cyclone Phailin that made its landfall in the year 2013 affected the livelihood of innumerable people along the...
Uprooted Lives

Uprooted Lives

Reported By: Ms.Karishma Sharma,Officer Programmes,Northeast Edited By: Communications Team         Kokrajhar, Assam: Rohila Narzary broke down while sharing her experience about the ethnic conflict that broke down a month ago and ripped apart many a lives within the...
Echoes from the Field

Echoes from the Field

Reported by: Karishma Sharma, Officer Programmes, North East Edited by: Communications Team     Kokrajhar, Assam: Violent ethnic conflicts have become a recurrent phenomena in the Bodoland Territorial Area District (BTAD). In the quest to promote peace in the region,...
Emergency Humanitarian Response in Kokrajhar

Emergency Humanitarian Response in Kokrajhar

Reported by: Karishma Sharma, Officer Programmes, North East Edited by: Communications Team     Kokrajhar, Assam: The recent outbreak of conflict between insurgent and ethnic tribal groups led to the death of nearly 81 people and mass displacement of families across...
Burning Assam

Burning Assam

Reported By: Ms.Karishma Sharma,Officer Programmes,Bongaigaon     Kokrajhar,Assam : As one enters the district of Kokrajhar, the entrance gate proudly depicts — Welcome to the Land of Butterfly and Golden Langur. But sadly, not many know about such rich natural...
Humanitarian Assistance to Flood Hit Families in Lakhimpur

Humanitarian Assistance to Flood Hit Families in Lakhimpur

Reported By: Mr.Manas Jyoti Chutia,Volunteer,Northeast     Lakhimpur, Assam: Incessant rainfall and the over flowing ranganadi river severely affected about more than two lakh people of nearly three hundred villages in North Lakhimpur district around three months...
Psychosocial Training on Mental Health

Psychosocial Training on Mental Health

  Chirang, Assam: IGSSS conducted a training programme for the workers and volunteers of Integrated Child Development Service (ICDS) department to disseminate information on the subject of ‘Mental Health’.   The key focus on sensitizing the community workers on...
Orientation Training of Volunteers for Peace Action Programme

Orientation Training of Volunteers for Peace Action Programme

  Karbi Anglong, Assam: IGSSS successfully introduced the Peace Action Programme in the conflict vulnerable areas of Bodo territorial Council and Karbi Anglong, Assam. In the light of the same, the volunteers were invited for an orientation training towards...
Health Camp and Awareness Programme on Malaria Prevention

Health Camp and Awareness Programme on Malaria Prevention

Report By: Mr.Dharani Payeng, Officer,Youth Development     Naisinghpara,Agartala:IGSSS organised a medical camp and awareness programme on malaria for the displaced Bru community members living in rehabilitation camps in Naisinghpara. Approximately 500 individuals...
Livelihood Support to Conflict Affected Women

Livelihood Support to Conflict Affected Women

Reported By: Ms. Karishma Sharma, Officer Programmes, Northeast         Bongaigaon, Assam: IGSSS ensured Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) for the women affected by conflict from Bodo and Muslim community across 21 villages. The initiative intended towards supporting...
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