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12 Oct
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Relief & Rural Development

During November and December 2015, catastrophic floods struck the state of Tamil Nadu. Hundreds of people lost their lives in the deluge, while lakhs of families were left with nothing after their homes and possessions were washed away. In remote areas, several badly hit communities that were desperate for relief supplies were cut off due [...]
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12 Oct
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Free School Shoes

For an underprivileged child in India, the path to school is arduous – from the tropical heat to rubble on the streets to stagnant water following the monsoons breeding disease – every step is fraught with danger, quite literally.  These children are most often barefoot, while a few wear ill-fitting second-hand footwear or shoes that [...]
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12 Oct
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Spirulina Training

There were eight refugee women trained on “Spirulina Cultivation Technology and Value additions” in the training held at Trichy regional office. The participants were trained on Spirulina Cultivation methods and techniques and making Spirulina bi-products such as Spirulina capsules, chocolates, paapad, shampoo, soap, facial cream, etc. In this training, the trainer also provided them inputs [...]
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Long term tsunami rehabilitation
12 Oct
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Tsunami Rehabilitation

26 December, 2004 will always be remembered as Black Sunday, when 2,30,000 lives across 14 countries were lost in the Indian Ocean tsunami, with 18,000 of these deaths in South India. Coastal communities were in a state of shock as family members died or went missing, while agricultural land, salt pans, fishing boats and homes [...]
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