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Previous Position:
Village Pure Devjani located at block Patti of district Pratapgarh. At their, Janshakti (PACS) Project has making aware on the rights of women on MNREGA, Education, Health & Nutrition. There is a CBO formed by Janshakti (PACS) Project in each hamlet. Collecting all the CBO members, it formed a women federation. At there, the women of Pure Devjani collected and formed a “Hungama Federation”. There is two Anganwadi running in this village. Anita Tiwari is on 1st center and Ashamati is the 2nd center’s Anganwadi worker. Both has running the center very often and not distribute the nutrition with discrimination. The Anganwadi helper has not gone for taking the children from home to center.

Project Initiatives:

The project has organized a “Block Level Interface Meeting” on 24-07-2014 at Patti. At there, the women of federation have complained that both the Anganwadi workers don’t open the Anganwadi regularly and not distributed the nutrition. Helpers have not gone to take children from home to center. She doesn’t given the nutrition powder to the eligible children, lactating mother and pregnant women. The District Program Officer (ICDS) came for an enquiry on 01-08-2014 for these complain. DPO has gone to the both the center and find that the centers have closed. DPO called both of them and ask why the centers are not open. They cannot reply about it. After that DPO warn her and told that, if these centers are not open regularly, she will suspend both of them.

Results:

DPO forgive both of them with warning and asks that if women of federation once again complain about not running the center regularly, I will suspend both of you. Now both the centers are opening the Anganwadi regularly and distribute the nutrition without discrimination and timely. Now, the meeting of federation held regularly and both the Anganwadi workers come to meet the federation women.

Janshakti (PACS) Project

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