Jiaganj Institute of Education & Training
Proposed Bhagirathi Primary Teachers Training Institute
Skill Development Training
P.O. & P.S - Jiaganj
Dist. Murshidabad
PIN-742123 ( West Bengal )
Phone No. : 03483-256100/256200
Mobile No : 9434529777,9434337351,9434337304
 
Other than running those educational institutions and vocation training centre the organization has many other out reach programmes also. All of these developmental activities are carried out by the organization’s own fund. Short descriptions on each of these developmental activities are as follows:

Organizing various awareness campaigns :-
The organization is vigorously attempting to break the Psycho-social barrier which harms the society as a whole. To mitigate this problem the organization, from time to time, arrange awareness camps, seminars on various such issues. There are certain burning topics that required constant attention.

Dowry :-
People of economically lower section of the society are forced to get their daughters married off early. Multiple factors are involved with this issue, such as – illiteracy, ill-health and above all poverty. To mitigate this problem the organization is constantly arranging awareness camps among the economically weaker section of the society. This year 109 such small awareness programmes at the community level by the field workers.

Alcoholism :-
Alcoholism among younger generation of the town and its adjoining Panchyat areas has become an alarming phenomena. This problem affects not only the users but his family, his work place and society at large. Realising the bad effect of this habit the organization arranges awareness programmes throughout the year among the young generation of the marginalized section of the society especially among the slum dwellers of the town. This year 20 such small awareness programmes at the community level by the field workers.

Migration of labours :-
Migration of labours to the other states in search of job as daily labour or mason or jewellery maker is a common phenomena in the entire district. Many of them do not return for months and years. This involves a lot of risk factor including HIV/AIDs. Realising the importance of the issue the organization holds various small awareness programmes among community people. This year 11 such small awareness programmes at the community level by the field workers.

Early marriage :-
Early marriage results in early pregnancy and unplanned child birth. This results in ill-health, malnutrition, improper child rearing. The social workers engaged in community address this issue by holding small meeting with women in the community. This year 105 such small awareness programmes at the community level by the field workers.

Global worming and climate change :-
Global worming and climate change is a glaring issue which requires immediate attention. Many of us are unaware of the ill –effect of increased rate of green house gas in the atmosphere. To increase learning about our nature including water, energy, and environment etc. seminar was engaged this year on the eve of world environment day on 5th June, 2010 at a Hall at Jiaganj B.Ed College.

Adolescent girls :-
Adolescent girls of the poverty stricken family are the most vulnerable section who are trafficked in different states and are forced to work as sex workers. To address this issue the social workers of the organization constantly aware the adolescent girls and their mother. This year 75 such small awareness programmes at the community level by the field workers.

Capacity building :-
Capacity building of the employees who are working in the field are organised quarterly to make them aware of different social work issues and how they can deliver awareness programmes at the community level. They are provided with different Boucher, leaflets published by the organisation from time to time in different issues. This year 4 capacity building training were arranged by the organization for the filed workers.
We have completed three years of our journey with satisfactory experience. But we are not complacent. Our step towards spreading education to all seems to be inadequate when we see the magnitude of hunger, poverty,
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