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July 18th, 2019 |

A Kanyashree Club is formed at Bharatpur High School in Uttar Dinajpur. It is a joint initiation of the school authority and CINI. The members of Kanyashree Club have been selected democratically by the students of class IX, X, XI & XII. School head and Kanyashree nodal officer participate in their meetings frequently. Members of…Read More

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July 18th, 2019 |

Malati Barman is a 38-year-old woman who stays with her husband Mrityunjoy Barman in the keshabpur village in Chainagar Gram Panchayat of Hemtabad Block.  They earn only 200 rupees per day by reaping crop which hardly satisfies the need of a five member’s family having no assurance of fixed income due to obvious weather conditions. So…Read More

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July 18th, 2019 |

An awareness program held on Child Protection, especially on Child Labour & POCSO Act on 17th June 2019 at Hemtabad Panchayat Multipurpose Community Hall in collaboration with District Legal Service Authority and CHILDLINE (1098). Some of the Delegates like Asha, BPHN, OC Hemtabad, and DLSA Secretary, Member, Panchayat Pradhan & Upa Pradhan, were invited. The…Read More

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July 18th, 2019 |

In all districts across the state, CINI with support from Nutrition International (NI) is working extensively to strengthen the WIFS program for adolescents. Intensive intervention along with regular monitoring visits and follow-ups have resulted in positive initiatives in many districts. Few of them are as follows – In the month of April CINI conducted a…Read More

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July 18th, 2019 |

Every year, West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights (WBCPCR) celebrates “State Child Protection Day on 9th June. Hence to celebrate this day, a programme was organized in Siliguri, Dinabandhu Hall in collaboration with UNICEF. The event aimed to promote the well being of children, bring child protection to the forefront of policy advocacy…Read More

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July 18th, 2019 |

Menstrual Hygiene Day is celebrated every year on 28th May. Hence, to mark the day CINI celebrated this day by organizing various awareness programs at district, block and Gram Panchayat levels in different places. In Cooch Behar, the program was organized at Haribhanga in 124 ICDS Centres and Nakkati Haribhanga Sub-Center. In Jalpaiguri, it took…Read More

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April 25th, 2019 |

There are four major recognized parenting styles: authoritative, neglectful, permissive, and authoritarian. Each one carries different characteristics and brings about different reactions in the children.   Authoritarian Parenting One of the three major styles identified by Baumrind was the authoritarian style. In this style of parenting, children are expected to follow the strict rules established…Read More

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April 23rd, 2019 |

The school authority of Bharatpur High School inaugurated a brochure on the activities performed by Kanyashree Club members under Chainagar Gram Panchayat of Hemtabad Block in Uttar Dinajpur district in presence of Dr. Jennie Connaughton, President of CINI Australia. This brochure was published with technical help from CINI UDP team. The brochure contained the description…Read More

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April 22nd, 2019 |

CINI as a secretariat of White Ribbon Alliance West Bengal initiated What Women Want campaign to listen directly from community specifically from the women about their top priority for quality maternal and newborn care. The campaign originated from West Bengal. Now the campaign became global and aims to hear directly from at least 1 million…Read More

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April 22nd, 2019 |

West Bengal is going through a malnutrition explosion. Every 2nd woman in the state is anaemic and 40% has poor BMI as has been revealed by the 4th Round of National Family Health Survey (NFHS-4). To address this core challenge, CINI with the support of HCL Foundation started working on the area of maternal nutrition…Read More

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