Seva Kendra Arunachal East conducts Women Empowerment Training Programme
The Seva Kendra Arunachal East, a registered society, based in Miao, Changlang District of Arunachal Pradesh, conducted a one-day training for its volunteers on women empowerment on 26 August 2016 at its training centre in Namphai I, Changlang District.
Mr. Viveka Konthouzam, Institutional Development Organizer of North Eastern Region Community Resource Management (NERCOM) for Changlang District, was the main resource person for the event. Stressing on the important role a woman plays in the development of the society, he said , “This empowerment training programme has a single aim of helping you to discover your capacity.”
There were group dynamics and sharing session by each group to improve the self- confidence of the participants.
The 170 participants gathered at the training were given suggestions to generate income as a group. “You can make mekhala or take up pineapple farming. The NERCOM will support you with the supply of materials required. The profit can be kept as a revolving fund to take up further bigger projects to ensure sustainability”, Mr. Konthouzam said to the participants.
Sr. Pushpa CM, the convener of the training programme expressed happiness at the number of participants for the training.
Seva Kendra Arunachal East is a non-profitable registered society that caters to the educational, medical and developmental needs of the people in the eight districts of the eastern part of Arunachal Pradesh.