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Berkeley India Conference took place on October 7th and 8th, 2017.

Berkeley India Conference took place on October 7th and 8th, 2017.

It was a wonderful event with active participation from some of the brightest students and young professionals from across the USA.

Dr. R Balasubramaniam, the chairman of GRAAM delivered an address and participated in panel discussions about policy-driven discourse on the future of youth in India.

Dr.Balu […]

By |October 13th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Annual Retreat 2017

GRAAM held its 5th year retreat at Misty Palms resort, Theralu, Kodagu district. Eighteen members (13 members from the core team and 5 members of the Sugamya Shiksha project team) took part in the retreat, the others not being able to take time off from project work.

The retreat was a combination of discussions for the […]

By |May 24th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Sugamya Shiksha

Sugamya Shiksha Newsletter Issue 2

Sugamya Shiksha Newsletter Issue 1

By |March 28th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Women Empowerment through value added fingermillet based products (From 21st to 26th Feb 2017)

With a goal to build the social capital of women in Jaganakote, H.D.Kotetaluk, a training and method demonstration program regarding the preparation of value added finger millet based products (ragi malt, hurihittu, chakli, papad, sandige and composite flour mix) was imparted to the tribal women of Prakruthi Food Products.

All women members came […]

By |March 27th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

From ‘unit based to need-based’– GRAAM’s Advocacy impacts

Government of Karnataka, Department of Health has issued an Government Order dated 01st October 2016 to procure drugs based on the ‘need’ and not as per PHC basis. A fixed quota of the drug supply was allocated to PHCs earlier irrespective of the population it caters.

As we know, the distribution of PHCs are not strictly […]

By |March 27th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

The Influence Of Formative Assessment on Identifying Local Health Needs of Reproductive And Child Health. By Dr. Archana Basavaraju, Sham N Kashyap, Basavaraju Rajashekharamurthy

By |March 27th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Developing a public policy for people’s well being – from the grassroots perspective.

By |March 27th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Introduction to Sugamya Shiksha – a comprehensive education program towards school development and Sandhya Shale – By Usha R

SugamyaShiksha is a comprehensive program towards school development. The project aims at strengthening public education system by complementing resources to ensure comprehensive learning and development of children.

The program focus on the children coming from diversified landscape of cultural and socio-economic context. Create an environment to harness child’s creative nature and to construct knowledge […]

By |March 27th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Housewife to resource for the community- an inspiring transformation By Madhusudhan

Recently in a village of Hattikeri Gram Panchayat, a woman who would have been otherwise devastated and pushed to brink of acute poverty, has been able to make a decent living for herself and her children. Thanks to the Karnataka State Rural Livelihood Mission- Sanjeevini and Master Book Keeper in her Gram Panchayat Level Federation. […]

By |March 27th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Reclaiming Mahatma Gandhi: Adhering the public voice against alcoholism – By Shravan G

I stood guard gazing at the camera of a regional news channel as the protesters stormed into the office of deputy commissioner-Excise, Mysuru.

The times are a changin.

Leaders are embracing the fact that the time has come to look for money elsewhere. The tug of war between the lobby groups of foreign liquor brands and local […]

By |March 27th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments