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  NGO Name

Vimukti Charitable Trust

  Year Established

1999

  Primary Contact

Mr. Eddy Premdas

  Address

Potnal ,

 

Manvi Taluka,

  District

Raichur

  State

Karnataka

  PIN

584123

  Email

NA

  Phone 1

(08538) 81057

  Phone 2

NA

  Fax

NA

     

  NGO Work

 

  Category

Community education, Livelihood generation

  Website

www.

  Annual Budget

$ 8000

  FCRA clearance?

Yes

 

 

         

  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

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  NGO - Chapter / Coordinator

  Number of chapters or coords coordinating this ngo

  1

 

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  Projects List

Amount Funded

  +  Vimukti

$ 14900

 
 

 Total 

$ 14900

 

 

 

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  NGO Goals

 

 

Socio-Economic-Polictical empowerment of Dalits and Women. Area of action is mainly the villages in Raichur district of Karnataka state.

  Achievements

 

1. Mobilization, organization and training of dalits and women in 15 villages
2. Formation of women sanghas (Jagruta Mahila Ookta)
3. Starting alternative means of livelihood generation (Terracotta Jewelry making, soap making, herbal medicine)
4. Successful activism campaign for access to PHCs

  Summary

 

Vimukti started the work of mobilization of Dalit women with AID's partnership in 2000 in the taluka of Manvi, Raichur district, Karnataka state. AID had funded the proposal for the first year. In the first year, the mbilization focussed upon organizing and training women in 15 villages and the formation of basic units of
women, the mahila sanghas. Various issues of eonomic, social and political importance were taken up, and by the end of the first year eforts were geared up to form the women's collective sensitive to women's questions and issues relating to daily life were taken up.

 
 
 

  

 
 

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