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    Annual Meet of the BVJF (Bahuddeshy Viklang Jan Foundation)

    The BVJF (Bahuddeshy Viklang Jan Foundation), an organization of people with disabilities supported by CBM had its annual meet on 25th & 26th September at New Delhi. Member of Parliament Shri Ajay Tamta along with managing trustee CBM, Dr. Sara Varughese, and director Naman Seva Samiti, Mr. Shishir Kumar Chaudhary inaugurated the event. More than […]

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    22nd Thomas More Memorial Inter-school Art & Music Competitions

    To commemorate the 23rd Death Anniversary of Brother Thomas More an inter-school art and music event which comprised of various competitions was organized on 29th September at CBM supported Montfort Center for Education, Tura This event comprised of a group singing performance, Northeastern cultural dances and art competitions with separate junior and senior categories. This […]

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    Rashtriya Poshan Maah

    The entire month of September was celebrated in India as the Rashtriya Poshan Maah and this year’s theme was Complementary Feeding. The Prime Minister’s Overarching Scheme for Holistic Nutrition, National Nutrition Mission/ POSHAN Abhiyaan, is Government of India’s flagship program to improve nutritional outcomes for children, pregnant women and lactating mothers. POSHAN Abhiyaan is a […]

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    A workshop for students with visual impairment at CBM supported Montfort Centre for Education

    The education system of India has been moving towards an inclusive setup where both children with and without disabilities learn under one umbrella. When one discusses children with disabilities, especially children with visual impairment, various means are being used to convey the information with them. One of these methods includes tactile graphics are a means […]

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    Distribution of TLM kits to 49 children with intellectual disability of CBM supported Montfort Centre for Education, Tura

    The distribution of TLM kits to 49 children with intellectual disability of CBM supported Montfort Centre for Education, Tura in the presence of their parents and guardians was held on 12th September,2019. The distribution was organized by NIEPID, Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in collaboration with the […]

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    Industry-Academia Collaboration: 50 students of Mount Carmel College visit CBM’s project unit

    A visit to CBM’s project unit at Doddaballapura helped medical sociology students understand the gaps in rural-urban health care facilities. Exposure to the taluk hospital and interactions with doctors and nurses supported them to learn the rural health care systems. An interactive session with the medical staff of the mobile health unit made students realize how […]

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    Accessibility of buildings completed by DPOs (Disabled People’s Organisation) through CBM supported Bethany Society.

    Accessibility was incorporated by the Meghalaya Government in various government buildings following our recommendations. The pictures are of the office of the commissioner of Persons with Disabilities, Meghalaya. Bethany Society along with the State Government has completed access in 66 buildings.

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    Inauguration of Smart Class on Teachers’ Day, 2019 under CBM’s The Malsawm Initiative (TMI)

    Inauguration of a smart class under The Malsawm Initiative (TMI) along with the celebrations of Teachers’ Day 2019, was held on 5th September at Centre for Community Initiative (CCI), Churachandpur, Manipur. CBM has been supporting TMI through RAISE NE Project, which supports the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan on inclusive education for children with disabilities in the […]

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    CBM promotes eco-friendly product businesses through jute Entrepreneurship training.

    India is the largest jute producing country in the world, with annual production estimated at more 1.968 million tonnes. Jute has many advantages over synthetic materials and protects the environment as well as maintains the ecological balance. Based on this A Jute Product Entrepreneurship training commenced on 4th September, 2019 at Dumari village, Gorakhpur District […]

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    CBM congratulates KBC winner Noopur Singh

    CBM congratulates Kaun Banega Crorepati winner Noopur Singh and hopes her story will inspire many in the future. This is indeed a happy moment for everyone who believes in an inclusive society. Noopur Singh hails from the district of Unnao, Uttar Pradesh and became an overnight star after she appeared on KBC, the well-known game […]