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  project name ~ Vocational training for dalit women

category ~ rural development and environment

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

Vocational training for dalit women

  NGO

 

VOCRDC (Voice of Community Rural Development ..

  Category

 

rural development and environment

  District

 

Madurai

  State

 

Tamil Nadu

  Budget Approved

 

$ 2600

 

  Year Approved

 

2004

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Jagadish Venkataraman

 

Notre Dame

 

  Caption

 

 

 

  Summary

 

 

The proposed project is to provide self employment throught vocational training programmes for dalit women working in quarries. The project period is 1 yr, and it covers 10 villages in Vadipatty block, Madurai district. 25 women will be selected for training. Tuition centers will be set up in 10 villages. Trained women will be given sewing machines at the end of the training period and helped in becoming self-reliant.

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

N/A

 

  Goals

 

 

1. Employment opportunities through vocational training (tailoring) for Dalit women working in quarries. 2. Enable trainees to become self-reliant 3. Establish tuition centers in 10 villages for school going and drop out children.

 
 

  


 
 
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