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  project name ~ KNUC Nurse Training 2010

category ~ Women Empowerment

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

KNUC Nurse Training 2010

  NGO

 

KNUC (Khajurdaha nabnakur United Club)

  Category

 

Women Empowerment

  District

 

Hoogly

  State

 

West Bengal

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 313000

 

  Year Approved

 

2010

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Kathy Smith

 

San Diego

 

  Caption

 

 

 

  Summary

 

 

KNUC provides a 2 year nurse training program for adolescent girls from backward communities. The 1st year is spent on theory and the 2nd year is spent on practicals. At the end of 2 years the girls get placed in hospitals and nursing homes as nurse assistants setting them on a career path which pays them a reasonable salary to help support themselves and their families

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

1) Achieved 100% placement in the past year 2) The girls are becoming role models in their local communities 3) The girls help with peer sex education 4) Plan for financial sustainability now available

 

  Goals

 

 

1) Provide 2 year nurse training for adolescent girls 2) Enable 100% placement 3) Empower these girls with valuable skills

 
 

  


 
 
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