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Newsletter
Volume 1, April-May 2012

MAIN NEWS

Rescue of 70 migrant labourers

Aide et Action international's Migration Information Resource Centre (MiRC) rescrued 70 migrant labourers from a brick kiln in Ojili Mandal of Nellore District, Andhra Pradesh. These labourers were from Belpara, Turekela of Balangir district, Komna, Nuapada District and Khariar Block, and Paikmal, Veden Block of Bargarh District.

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NEWS

Say it with a movie

There is a kind of silent revolution going on in the quiet little villages of Tamil Nadu. In a unique movie making workshop, by ‘Signs’ and ‘Aide et Action International’, women are being trained in the art of movie making.

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The Cash Transfer Scheme: Ground Reality

Does distributing cash in lieu of social entitlements really work? Does this truly empower those for whom it’s intended or does it create more problems than it solves?

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iLEAD receives accreditation in Sri Lanka

It’s a significant milestone in the mission to ensure livelihood opportunies to youth in Sri Lanka. iLEAD gets Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission's (TVCS) accreditation, called the National Vocational Qualification (NVQ).

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THANKING THE DONORS

Shoe for a Shoe

This is the Mantra of TOMS. TOMS is a company based in California. Interestingly, it also operates a non-profit subsidiary, “Friends of TOMS”. A unique concept at TOMS is that when TOMS sells a pair of shoes, Friends of TOMS donates a pair of shoes to a child in need.

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Run and Eat for Education

The Egg Factory partnered with Aide et Action India for a unique activity, ‘For an Egg-ceptional cause, over-eating is justified!’. Through this activity, Egg Factory donated 20% of all their pre tax sale of 27 May, 2012 to Aide et Action India.

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EVENTS

Together we run for education

Running with Aide et Action India, of course, is filled with amazing tales of accomplishment. From holding the banners supporting "Education for all" to shouting slogans in huge corporate groups," says Asmita Pawar, Project Manager, Clutch Group.

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Women empowerment programme through iLEAD at Edayanchavadi

On 18 April, 2012, a new iLEAD centre was inaugurated where Ms Rama Kashyap, Head – Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) team, India Cements (IC) distributed 10 brand new sewing machines.

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Visionless life – a street play

Street play mobilises the community through art and awareness. A play can help communicate the essence of our project’s vision with more refinement. Such street plays are tools for the Community Mobilization Drive (CMD), which is basically a medium to transform the thought process of a community and to increase their understanding of social issues.

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STORIES OF CHANGE

Back to school

Bellalum is a beautiful village under Tally Block of the Krishnagiri district of Tamil Nadu where children are regularly absent from school. “I like to study but my parents will send me to rear goats and do household work, that is the reason being, why I don’t get to attend school,” says a student from the village.

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New Life Gauranteed

Gudiya was pregnant when our project staff first met her in Prakash Nagar, a slum in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh (India). She was unaware of all the precautions and vaccinations, and the importance of getting a child delivered in a hospital.

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PHOTO OF THE MONTH

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