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District Level Federation of Children Groups    

Formation of a District Level Federation of Children’ groups were an initiative taken by the Child Secretariat in Nagapattinam district. Fifteen NGOs came with their children for the meeting. Purpose of the Meeting: To form a federation of all the children’s groups/ parliament /clubs started by the different NGOs working with children in the district, to prepare a platform for the children to raise their issues and concerns, to have better interaction among the children’s groups, to understand the best practices of various children groups across the district, to form a group of representatives of the children who will act as a bridge between the Child Secretariat and the children and to select representatives from the children to participate at the state level federations of children’s groups. Program of the Day: Mr. Jerald, Secretary of CSt explained the need for the district and the state level federation of children’s groups. He also explained that the process had already been initiated in the formation of this federation of children’s groups at the block level. He also mentioned that this kind of forum clearly gives an opportunity for the children to exercise their right to participate and this would help the children in protecting themselves.


 Coming up...


 Shelter Advisory Group Meeting
Date : 18.02.2008
Time : 11.00AM
Venue : Mini Conference Hall, District Collectorate, Nagapattinam
Organised by : BEDROC (NCRC)





  What's new...

Participatory Water Resource Management Programme

Report on State level Consultative Workshop on Status of Children without Parental Care and Lesso

Reconstruction progress

Orientation on Participatory Water Resource Management Programme Panchayats :

            - Nagapattinam Block
            - Sembanar Koil Block

  Minutes of the meetings

27.02.2008 - PWRM Steering Committee Meeting Minutes

14.06.2008 - CSt Executive Committee Meeting Minutes

Fishermen grievance day

14.07.2008 - Shelter NGO Review Meeting Minutes

10.09.2007 - Consultative meeting on CBDRM for Nagapattina…

The NCRC Newsletter

Issue 17 - June 07    

Inside this issue

  • A big initiative for the little ones
  • Comminment towards chidren
  • Impressions
  • NGO Profile
  • The Juvenile Justice Act
  • Studying children's needs
  • Resources on children


The NGO Coordination and Resource Centre (NCRC) - a joint initiative of the South Indian Federation of Fishermen Societies (SIFFS) and Social Need Education and Human Awareness (SNEHA), supported by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Nagapattinam District Administration - is a coordinating and facilitating agency to link the Tsunami affected communities with aid organisations and the government, and ensure appropriate, adequate and timely information flows between all stakeholders involved in relief and rehabilitation efforts in Nagapattinam.


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