Dr. Donald Wertlieb, Professor emeritus from from the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Development at Tufts University, Massachusetts visited Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus. He led engaging discussions on research language, vulnerability and resilience with team members from AMMACHI Labs and the Center for Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality. He was very impressed by the projects of AMMACHI Labs with regards to women’s empowerment and skill development and enjoyed Prof. Bhavani’s informative presentation.

Dr. Donald Wertlieb, Professor emeritus from from the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Development at Tufts University, Massachusetts visited Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus. He led engaging discussions on research language, vulnerability and resilience with team members from AMMACHI Labs and the Center for Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality. He was very impressed by the projec...
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Children are the best change agents at home and in the community. In many of our community awareness programs, children actively particpate along with our women #SHG groups. AMMACHI Labs community organizers and facilitators have undertaken many initiatives in collaboration with the village schools to promote #hygiene and #cleanliness. Last week, we organized a one day life enrichment education session for hundreds of school children in Pandori village, Jammu and kashmir. Through this class now they have more awareness about the importance cleanliness and also attended a practical session on ‘7 steps of handwashing’. #empowerwomen ‪ #womenempowerment, #WECSDP #GenCen #AServe #undef #LifeSkills #RTI #legalempowerment

Children are the best change agents at home and in the community. In many of our community awareness programs, children actively particpate along with our women #SHG groups. AMMACHI Labs community organizers and facilitators have undertaken many initiatives in collaboration with the village schools to promote #hygiene and #cleanliness. Last week, we organized a one day life enrichment education ...
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AMMACHI Labs deployment team facilitated free legal seminars

AMMACHI Labs deployment team facilitated free legal seminars
AMMACHI Labs deployment team facilitated free legal seminars and a session on right to information act as part of the legal awareness training program for the #SHG women in Pandori village, Jammu and Kashmir. Our new community organizer Barkha Rani called a meeting of SHG members, to discuss about the existing government initiatives for self help groups and women in the village. As per the stu...
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RTB trainees in Maira village, Punjab successfully completed 5 mold based toilet

#RTB trainees in Maira village, Punjab successfully completed 5 mold based toilet walls and one foundation (total 10 foundations) with our deployment team. The mold-based toilet construction technique makes constructing toilets easier, efficient and economically viable for rural women. AMMACHI Labs' rural toilet building program also ensure involvement of beneficiaries in the toilet constructi...
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AMMACHI Labs’ community organizers Surekha and Renu arranged a medical health camp

AMMACHI Labs’ community organizers Surekha and Renu arranged a medical health camp
AMMACHI Labs' community organizers Surekha and Renu arranged a medical health camp and awareness program for community people in Malakpan village, Goa. This program was focused towards educating the rural people and make them aware about how to take proper care of their #health. Leading doctors addressed issues like personal health care, #hygiene, #sanitation, illness prevention etc. #empower...
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Member of Legislative Assembly and other government officials visited our training center in Goa

Member of Legislative Assembly and other government officials visited our training center in Goa
Member of Legislative Assembly and other government officials visited our training center in Goa. A one day exhibition of jute bags made by Women #SHG from Malakpan village was organised on the occasion of official visit. MLA has assured everyone that he will look into the funding possibilities for the training center and encouraged the women to keep up the good work. #empowerwomen ‪ #womenem...
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Akshay Nagarajan attended the 36 hour Fablearn Makeathon organized by MindCET Yerucham

Akshay Nagarajan attended the 36 hour Fablearn Makeathon organized by MindCET Yerucham
Akshay Nagarajan attended the 36 hour Fablearn Makeathon organized by MindCET Yerucham where participants developed an app idea for children to document their maker projects in to a digital storytelling experience. “Makergram” allows for self reflection and sharing one's lessons and insights gained in the making process. He also attended the #Fablearn2017 conference in Jerusalem where discussi...
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AMMACHI Labs team interact with Shri. Rajnath Singh, Minister of Home Affairs, Government of India.

AMMACHI Labs #SHG women, community organizer, rural toilet building students and computer trainees got an opportunity to interact with Shri. Rajnath Singh, Minister of Home Affairs, Government of India. Team members expressed gratitude for the support and the active intervention by the minister, on the infrastructure work in Dr. Khera village, Uttar Pradesh. As representatives of their communi...
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women are experimenting with neem at AMMACHI Labs’ training center at Guptapada village

women are experimenting with neem at AMMACHI Labs’ training center at Guptapada village
Our team members and #SHG women are experimenting with #neem at AMMACHI Labs' training center at Guptapada village, Odisha. Neem paste is extracted from neem leaves and is a natural cure for dandruff and dry scalp. It also increase the hair growth and helps to remove head lice. Women's group successfully extracted liquid from the neem leaves and applied it on hair to test. Inspired by the resu...
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In Juan Kaathiwada village, kids are learning yoga lessons from AMMACHI Labs’ community organiser

In Juan Kaathiwada village, kids are learning yoga lessons from AMMACHI Labs’ community organiser
Yoga can benefit children significantly, researches have shown higher levels of self-esteem and overall emotional balance in children who practice yoga. In Juan Kaathiwada village, kids are learning yoga lessons from AMMACHI Labs' community organiser and here are the pictures from the yoga class. #empowerwomen ‪ #womenempowerment, #WECSDP #GenCen #AServe #undef #LifeSkills https://www.face...
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