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  NGO Name

SHRUTI INFORMATION CENTRE

  Year Established

1998

  Primary Contact

Prof. Vinod Sena

  Address

1398, Dr. Mukherjee Nagar

 

Delhi 110009

  District

Delhi

  State

Delhi

  PIN

110009

  Email

"shruty@eth.net"

  Phone 1

91-1127653809

  Phone 2

-

  Fax

91-1127650787

     

  NGO Work

 

  Category

Education for disabled

  Website

www.shruti.org

  Annual Budget

Rs.325000

  FCRA clearance?

No

 

 

         

  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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Amount Funded

  +  Shruti Audio Books

$ 4000

 
 

 Total 

$ 4000

 

 

 

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  NGO Goals

 

 

India has a high incidence of vision impairment and a large blind population. It has no national library or support services for the blind and print-disabled . The Persons with Disabilities Act (1995) has introduced reservations in educational institutions and for government jobs, but makes little provision for the development of support services which can enable the print-disabled to enter the mainstream.

The Shruti Information Centre, more...

  Achievements

 

SIC has already moved the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment and the said Ministry is actively considering the setting up of the kind of national library service that we have proposed.

Further, the Director, SIC, Professor Vinod Sena, has testified before the committee engaged in revising the copyright act on the need for exempting reading materials for the print-disabled from the more...

  Summary

 

SIC is currently seeking financial support for its developing a service for converting existing cassette-based analogue recordings into CD-based Digital Talking Books.

 
 
 

  

 
 

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