The New Year 2019 Beckons us to Equality

Resources
  • Stage for Emerging Leadership

Stage for Emerging Leadership


  • Little pickpockets

Little pickpockets


  • Don’t wait for tomorrow

Don’t wait for tomorrow


Latest News

  • PARA “March”: Celebrating Women, Celebrating Equality

  • April 7, 2019
  • March 23 was a Day of Days, literally, celebrating 6 international days of March at a special workshop with the local women leaders. Beginning with March 8th, the International Women’s Day, the month of March has assumed special significance for us at People’s Action for Rural Awakening(PARA), Ravulapalem, Andhra Pradesh, India as the month of “March” towards Equality.

  • ‘9 out of 10 differently-abled students drop out’

  • March 21, 2019
  • People’s Action for Rural Awakening in collaboration with CHAI-LF organised the “We Ring the Bell” campaign across two Telugu States Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on March 13, 2019. Around 1,000 people, including head masters, teachers, PARA staff and differently-abed children and committee members actively participated.

  • VCPC members stopped two child marriages

  • March 21, 2019
  • Sussane, the team member of Don Bosco Mondo, paid a visit to the panchayat office of Venkatapuram village and interacted with the members of Village Child Rights’ Committee (VCPC) on 28.11.2018. All the members of the committee, except for members of Human Rights’ Clubs, were present on the day.

Resources

  • A journey Healing the TRAUMA of Inequality and Initiating the MISSION of Equality

A paper presented by John Tharakan at the International Meeting of Province Development Offices at Nairobi on “The New Management Approach”. The paper proposes an integral approach to development. The inherence violence in inequality needs to be recognized and the consequent trauma healed. A non-violent pedagogy needs to replace the repressive system that apes the dominator model of society. Healing of past traumas needs to go hand in hand with active participatory relationships and spirituality that gives up privileges and practices equality.


  • India’s Hunger Index: What Can Be Done?

India has a federal form of governance. Success of food and nutrition security measures call for negotiations vitally required between the Centre and the States pertaining to them, writes K.R. Venugopal. This a passionate as well as compassionate writing coming from a person who has been the Principal Secretary to three successive Prime Ministers. He knows what is urgently needed so that the concerns of the hungry masses, who are equal citizens with us can be addressed with urgency …


  • Methodology of Don Bosco

Methodology of Don Bosco