Pink Task Force from Kozhikode
Updated On 2018-02-19
Pink Task Force is the district initiative put forward by Kozhikode District Mission to support the gender activities of women in the district. Even though women are always in the forefront in regard of education and skills, still they are facing too many atrocities against them. Kudumbashree Kozhikode District Mission had come forward with such a district initiative to help the women attain their own space and importance in the society!
DDUGKY Job Mela at Kozhikode
Updated On 2018-02-17
Job Mela has got a very huge relevance in the implementation of DDUGKY programme that it is during such job drives that the real beneficiaries will get the opportunity to get the maximum of the programme. Only when the employer chooses the right employee, the vision of the programme would be achieved. District Mission of Kozhikode had made an attempt to conduct a placement drive that would enable the beneficiaries of DDUGKY to get the maximum out of it. Let’s look into the details of the placement drive conducted by them and how they made it a huge success!
Gender Resource Centre, Ernakulam
Updated On 2018-02-15
Kudumbashree started Gender Resource Centres with the aim of making the society women friendly. To motivate the skills of women in various sectors and thereby helping them to secure a place of their own in the society, is one of the aims of Gender Resource centres. These centres will give assistance to women and girls who are in distress. Gender Resource centre also aims to give trainings to induce gender awareness among each and everyone in the society. The activities of Gender Help Desk are also coordinated by Gender Resource Centres in LSGD level. Kudumbashree Community Counsellors at the Gender resource centres will give services like Pre Marital Counselling also.
Eksat Training for Haritha Karma Sena in Kozhikode
Updated On 2018-02-14
In Kozhikode district, Eksat had been entrusted to give proper and effective training for the Haritha Karma Sena team. The systematic and proper training which include both theory and practical classes will equip them to be able to do their responsibilities. Only through proper training the programme will be able to give fruitful results. Let’s look into the way that Eksat take up the training and execute them successfully.
Keralashree at Ernakulam
Updated On 2018-02-13
Keralashree is the link between job seekers and service providers from Kudumbashree families and potential recruiters. An offshoot of Kudumbashree Mission, this is a gateway to reach a reliable employee or a credible employer. Keralashree will provide maximum opportunities for career growth among the educated youth from poor families. This will help Kudumbashree to achieve its aim of poverty eradication in Kerala.
Home shops of Kozhikode
Updated On 2018-02-12
Through home shops the Kudumbashree women of Kozhikode are rewriting the history. After studying the market and scope of the products made by them, Kudumbashree women are directly selling out the products produced by their fellow women and is earning their lives out of it. Kudumbashree women had touched many lives through this scheme. It’s wonderful that this scheme is changing common women’s life in many ways. Let’s study how this scheme was evolved and reaped success out of it.
Theertham : The ‘Holy Water’ from Kudumbashree
Updated On 2018-02-11
The RO plant opened at Kozhikode Old Corporation office premises stand out unique because of the interventions it had made into the life of common man of Kozhikode. The RO plant is producing and distributing drinking water to almost all the households and shops in Kozhikode city limits. ‘Theertham’, as the name implies is being the holy water, distributed to the people of Kozhikode in reasonable prices during this time of water scarcity. Let us look into their success story. How these women had launched such a path breaking initiative and how they are reaping success from it.
Intensive Banana Cultivation
Updated On 2018-02-11
Onam is the biggest and the most important festival of the state of Kerala. It is a harvest festival and is celebrated with joy and enthusiasm all over the state by people of all communities. It falls in the Malayalam calendar month of Chingam, which in Gregorian calendar overlaps with August–September. During the Onam season, Malayalee spends crores of rupees in market place.
Kudumbashree Hostel Network being a boon
Updated On 2018-02-10
Even nowadays travelling alone is considered a risky, frivolous pursuit for women. Many women hold themselves back from travelling. But for what reason? It is a question that women had been asking to themselves for many decades. Night stay had always been an issue for women. Well, there is a good news for all women out there! Say good bye to those issues that pulled you back. The Kudumbashree Hostel Network at Kozhikode is being a boon to the women. Travelling alone will not be a night mare anymore. Four women’s hostels were started under Kudumbashree Kozhikode District Mission and are offering comfort stay to many. Let’s have a look into them, and knew about how they had evolved.
Responsible Tourism and Kudumbashree
Updated On 2018-02-09
As the best way to maximize the positive impacts of tourism and minimize the negative ones, Responsible Tourism (RT) is gaining widespread acceptance across the world today. Pioneering the concept of RT in India is Kerala in 2007. The first tourism destination which succeeded in RT in India is Kumarakom in Kottayam district.