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Rickshaw Chalak Sangharsh Abhiyaan

Rickshaw Chalak Sangharsh Abhiyaan

    Reported By: Ms.Savita Verma, Officer Programmes, Urban Poverty Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh: IGSSS Partner organization, Laxmi, organized a ten-days campaign ‘Rickshaw Chalak Sangharsh Abhiyaan’ to bring together Rickshaw Pullers of Ghaziabad and advocate for their...
Relief Provided to 200 Homeless Families in Belagaon, New Delhi

Relief Provided to 200 Homeless Families in Belagaon, New Delhi

    Reported By : Ms.Savita Verma, Officer Programmes,Urban Poverty   New Delhi: IGSSS team distributed blankets, mattress and sleeping bags to 200 homeless families living in Belagaon near Rajghat Depot, New Delhi. The families were rendered homeless due to the...
Rally to End Child Labour

Rally to End Child Labour

  Reported By : Proshin Ghosh,Senior Programme Officer,Kolkata   Jamshedpur,Jharkhand: IGSSS with the support of partner organisation Occupational Safety and Health Association of Jharkhand (OSHAJ) organised a children’s rally in which 280 children and 25 volunteers...
Training on Urban Local Governance

Training on Urban Local Governance

Reported By : Ms.Savita Verma,Officer Programmes,Urban Poverty   New Delhi: IGSSS conducted a training on 24th November,2015, for the NGO partners and trainees working on the issue of urban poverty reduction. Representatives from partner organisations along with...
Samaveshi Sheher – Partner’s Review

Samaveshi Sheher – Partner’s Review

Reported By : Proshin Ghosh,Senior Programme Officer, Kolkata   Kolkata:A two day half yearly programme review meet was organised by IGSSS for partners implementing the Samaveshi Sheher programme in East and Northeast region.   In addition to the programme and...
Felicitation Ceremony under Vocational Training Programme

Felicitation Ceremony under Vocational Training Programme

New Delhi: An event was organized for felicitating the homeless and migrant youths under the vocational training programme of IGSSS supported by Irish Aid. Around 450 youths were trained on Stitching and Fashion Designing and as Multi Skill Technicians and training on...
Launch of SABRAS

Launch of SABRAS

Reported By: Ms.Arpita Macwan, Officer Programmes,Ahmedabad     Ahmedabad: IGSSS through its partner organisation VIKAS Centre for Development is implementing a programme aimed at improving the livelihood of small salt producers (Agariyas) of Little Rann of Kutch...
ZUMBA FOR CHARITY

ZUMBA FOR CHARITY

  To Buy Tickets, please click here [BUY TICKETS] IGSSS is organizing the ‘Zumba for Charity’ event on 6th September, 2015, at Tivoli Gardens, New Delhi, towards generating resources for contributing to the betterment of the lives of the homeless population in New...
Socially Inclusive Cities

Socially Inclusive Cities

Reported by: Edwin Charles, Manager -Northern Region       New Delhi: In 2008, IGSSS did a headcount night survey and identified 88, 410 (with the caveat that for every one person counted, there was possibility of one person being left out who might be working at...
Review Meeting with Urban Poverty Partners

Review Meeting with Urban Poverty Partners

Reported By: Savita Verma, Officer – Partnership Management     New Delhi: IGSSS conducted a two day review meeting with urban poverty partners on 13th and 14th July. Representatives from ten organisations from Delhi, Muzaffarpur, Jhansi, Allahabad, Noida,...
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