To provide optional technical hand on training season in order to make student a skillful person in future, Centre for rural development(CRD) and Assam foundation of North America(AFNA) took a initiative to organize a internship program for the different BPL student in a month of May 2014.The main objective of the program was to provide a basic different technical skill as well as the much needed work experience culture which would help student immensely in the process of making their future career in many ways. In these project we have selected two renown educational intuition student one is “prarijat” Guwahati, and another one is “Pragarlya” jorhat. From these intuition few student had been selected for the program and related technical skill and work experience opportunity was provided to them with free of cost in the Rickshaw bank factory at Guwahati. These students were being given practically hand on training on Rickshaw manufacturing tools where they have been thought about how rickshaw make and what are the machine & tools are being used on it. We all know that such training program always helps overall growth of the student which enables them to catch up their future goals more easily. We Centre for Rural Development always feel pleased to provide such opportunity to student where experience, exposure is being given to the student in order to make their future career more fruitful. We given thanks to AFNA for their support to making this interne program successful one and we both parties planning to organized more such program in future.
Livelihood integration program at Goalpara (Phase One):
We all knew that last year in Assam devastating flood has damage adversely in the district of Goalpara, Assam where thousands of family became homeless due to sudden flood. More than 70% people of the district had been suffered badly due to flood where many of among them have lost their life. It is difficult to imagine how natural disaster could become a devastating without being physically visited the affected site. We centre for rural development and local NGO Purbanchal Circle Goalpara jointly made a little effort to bring back those smiles in the faces of who have lost its glimpse in recent flood where many rural poor people of Goalpara district have lost everything whatever they had. To provided some assistance to affected people, we both Centre for rural development(CRD) and local ngo “Purbanchal circle” organized a Livelihood integration program in Agya,Goalpara district where different livelihood item were being provided to the affected people .Many affected people of Goalpara district have been covered under this livelihood integration program where hens, spinning wheels,etc were being distributed among them to carry their life forward once again after flood has left nothing for them.Mr Subhash Sarmah Board member of Centre for rural development(CRD) was attended in that programs where he expressed his view about how people should react in whenever such sudden natural disaster occurred and what are the immediate safety measure need to be taken in such scenario. After that Mr.Pankaj Neog project coordinator Centre for rural development expressed his view about how such livelihood integration programs can make a huge positive impact on the society as well as affected people life without having any doubat.At the closing ceremony of the programs all the livelihood item had been distributed among the affected people by the Centre for rural development (CRD) representative and people shown their acknowledgement towards their little effort.
Livelihood integration program at Goalpara (Phase two):
As per routine program the second phase of livelihood integration program was held at Goalpara district in the month of febuary2015.These programs main objective was to provide necessary support to the remaining affected people of the recent flood which took place in Goalpara district, of Assam. In that devastating flood more than 70 thousand people of rural Goalpara district had been affected badly and they have lost their everything.
We Centre for Rural Development (CRD) and Purbanchal Circle had taken a joint initiative to extend our selfless help, support carry to those affected people who were being made helpless by recent devastating flood. More or less we have tried to cover almost all affected people under this livelihood programs through which we have try to make them economically sound once again after flood had taken away everything from them. In the second phase of the programs we have distributed same number of different, hens, spinning wheels etc to each and every remaining affected people. Its gives us immense pleasure to be part of such programs where full effort has been made towards uplift the socio-economic status of the poor rural people once again after recent flood has left nothing for them. In that programs Centre for Rural Development (CRD) board member Mr.Subhash Sarmah and Mr. Pankaj Neog coordinator Vikaspedia, have attended the program and shared their thought about such livelihood integration programs and its actual social motto.
We Centre for Rural Development(CRD) have been observing world environment day every year on its birth day 5th June keeping in mind its relevant and important now a days where global warming has already make its impact on earth. To create awareness as well as sending message to society about hygienic environment benefit we have been observing the day with more practical way organizing Rickshaw rally which is well recognized only environment friendly transport system in the world. Centre for Rural Development has always emphasizes on how environment can be protected in 20th first century which seems almost impossible to achieve in a modern era. We have organized a Rickshaw rally on that day where more than 300 rickshaw puller took part in that rally.
The rally was flagged off by GMC chairperson Mr.S.Biswanathan and it was started from Khanapara and concluded in Dispur last gate. There are many well known person who have took part on that really and their participants make these really even more fruitful. The rally actual motto was to send a message to the society about making pollution free environment which can be achieved by using like deep bhahan richakhaw which is one of the best fuel less convenient transport system in the world. We all know that our environment has been affected badly by pollution which is being created by different vehicle run in the road by the common people. Therefore we urge people to not use their vehicle on that day for at least one hour and contribute towards the healthy environment which is so relevant now a day. We all knew the real fact that the environmental problem are too big to be managed by individual or group but one should easily can take care of environment by many ways like planting trees, not using motor-vehicles etc.Centre for rural development has been trying to bring some changes in the societies by organizing such program where some effort was made by us to bring some awareness about important of hygienic friendly environment.
A essay competition was organizes by the Centre for rural development(CRD)on the topic of “Swachh Bharat”at Guwahati Dispur Government High School where renown different government school student took part in that competition. The mega essay competition was organized behalf of C-DAC Hyderabad where necessary proposal has been send to us to conduct the one essay competition on the topic of “Swachh Bharat” among the student. As per suggestion by C-DAC Hyderabad we left no stone unturned to make the competition a grand successful one where we have invited different school student to participate the competition. We have chosen a Dispur Government school as a venue for the competition where all the participant had been invitated.Overall 45 students took part in that competition and it was concluded nicely.
Among 45 student essay the best three essays had been selected categorically and the said prize money had been distributed between them. The prize distribution ceremony was held at Centre for rural development (CRD) head office premises where all the winner contestant as well their guardian had been invited. All the student given thanks to the Centre for rural development (CRD) as well as C-DAC Hyderabad for their co-initiative to organized a such mega competition which given them opportunity to show their talent in a larger field.
| Winner name
|1st Miss Jyoti Borgohin
||Gopal Boro govt H.S school
|2nd Miss Anindita Phukan
||Gopal Boro govt H.S school
|3rd Miss Rimpi Das
||Rukminigaon govt Valika Vidalaya
|3rd Miss Liza Boro
||Dispur govt H.S school