November 2017

Slum Level Domestic Workers Meeting in Vijayawada

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On 30-11-2017, Director of MSI, Bro. Varghese Theckanath participated in Domestic Workers Group meeting at Ramalingeswar Nagar, Vijayawada. He congratulated the Group Leaders for successful registration of Trade Union under the name ‘Domestic Workers …

Employer Sensitisation meeting in Guntur

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Montfort Social Institute has been organising Employer Sensitisation meetings, to improve the relation between domestic worker and employer. In the meeting conducted on 29-11-2017 at Guntur, School children played a skit depicting the plight …

National Lawyers Forum Annual Conference

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Participants of the National Lawyers Forum Annual Conference organised by Montfort Social Institute , Streevani and others at Yusaf Saran, New Delhi on 22-25 November 2017. Justice Balakrishnan, Justice Kurian Joseph, Adv. Colin Gonsalves …

Vocational Training Programs

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Montfort Social Institute is conducting vocational training programs on preparation of skin care items and cleaning solution, to the unorganised sector for income generation in various towns of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

Protest Against Cow Vigilantism

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Montfort Social Institute participated in the Dharna against Cow Vigilantism on 20-11-2017 along with CHATRI ( Campaign for housing and tenurial rights) and HRF (Human Rights Forum), NAPM at Malakpet, Hyderabad.

Meeting with Mr. Bandaru Dattatreya, MP.

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Mrs. Hyma and Md. Ashfaq representing MSI-CHATRI gave Memorandum to Member of Parliament Sri. Bandaru Dattatreya regarding 2BHK Housing Scheme for Vignyanpuri slum on 18-11-2017, along with Hyderabad Bastee People’s Federation members and residents …

Children’s Day Celebrations

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Glimpses of Children’s Day Celebrations at Educational Facilitation Centres run by Montfort Social Institute in Hyderabad. 

Book Release on Shalom Vision

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MSI Director, Bro. Varghese Theckanath released the book ‘A STUDY OF SHALOM VISION IN ISAIAH 1-39: For Minjung Empowerment in the India Context’ by Mr. Stanley Thangaraj at Asmita on 7 November 2017

Exposure Visity by Sristi Organisation

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Sristi, an organisation working for Domestic Workers in West Bengal, visited MSI on 3-11-2017. This exposure visit gave the opportunity for both the organisations for mutual learning. Domestic Workers from Kolkatha and Hyderabad had …

Visit by Students of SciencesPo University, France

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Students from SciencesPo University, France, visited Montfort Social Institute on 3-11-2017. The interaction gave the students an opportunity to get familiarised with culture of India and plight of unorganised sector in the country.