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  project name ~ Bharathi Trust: Resource Center

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  Project Name

 

Bharathi Trust: Resource Center

  NGO

 

Bharati Trust

  Category

 

Rural Development and Environment

  District

 

Thiruvallur

  State

 

Tamil Nadu

  Budget Approved

 

$ 2500

 

  Year Approved

 

2006

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

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  Chapter Coordinators

 

 

Austin

 

  Caption

 

 

-AID volunteers Sanjeev and Anita at the Resource Center

 

  Summary

 

 

Bharathi Trust is an organization that works on the empowerment of the Irula Tribals. Over the years they have helped in the formation of a peoples movement (Sarpam) in the grassroots. The organization continues to act as a catalyst in education, training, documentation and lobby network that is backed by the peoples movement it helped create. The coordinator and founder of Bharathi Trust is E. Siddamma who is a fellow of Asha for Education.

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

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  Goals

 

 

The project aims at creating a resource center for communities for primary production, primarily organic farming. The aim is to work on techniques and practices that allow for agriculture based on local and affordable resources, seeds, etc. An additional aspect of the project is to work with the children who have dropped out of school and create an alternate schooling for them.

 
 

  


 
 
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