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July 19th, 2019 |

A recent study shows that about 2% of the population suffers from cyber addiction. While most people spend about 25 hours per week on the internet, teenagers who suffer from cyber addiction can spend between 40 to 60 hours plugged in. Although there are many positive experiences available on the internet, including immediate access to…Read More

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July 19th, 2019 |

CINI has been implementing “Strengthening Adolescent Nutrition Interventions through existing schemes and programmes in four Nutrition Priority Districts of West Bengal” with support from  UNICEF in 4 districts of West Bengal viz. Purulia, Murshidabad, Malda and Birbhum to improve the nutrition and health condition of adolescents leading to their overall empowerment since November 2018. A…Read More

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July 19th, 2019 |

“Water is Water, Soft enough to clean Us Deep enough to save Us Powerful enough to drown Us” Drowning is a leading cause of mortality across the world. An estimated 3, 72,000 drowning deaths occur worldwide annually, although this is very likely to be under-estimated. CINI and the George Institute for Global Health, Australia collaboratively…Read More

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July 19th, 2019 |

CINI observed “World Day against Child Labour” programme on 12th June 2019 in collaboration with National Health Mission (NHM) and District Child Protection Unit at Goalpara, Assam. The programme was organized in a remote village named Chaibari, in Lakhipur block, Goalpara. The main objective of the program was to bring awareness about Child labour and…Read More

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July 19th, 2019 |

Five-day training on the National Adolescent Health Programme is also known as the Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram (RKSK) was held from 24 – 28th June 2019 at Dibrugarh for the officials of Bharatiya Cha Parishad. A total of 26 officials participated in the training. Mr. Diganta Kr Barman, District Coordinator and Mr. Karna Barman, Block…Read More

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July 19th, 2019 |

A State level Consultation on Adolescent Development Programme was held on 28th May 2019 at the Conference Hall of National Health Mission (NHM) in Assam, Guwahati. The programme was jointly organized by NHM and Child in Need Institute (CINI).  The programme was attended by senior Government officials from various departments along with a number of…Read More

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July 19th, 2019 |

On 20th June 2019 Ms. Sreya Bhattacharya, Team Lead, DASRA visited Lakhipur Block Primary Health Centre and interacted with the National Health Mission (NHM) block officials, Sub Division Medical & Health Officer (SDM & HO), assigned doctor for Adolescent Friendly Health (AFH) Clinic, Health Educator, etc. regarding the Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Kariyakram (RKSK) programme implementation…Read More

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July 18th, 2019 |

A total of 174 adolescents appeared for grade 10 examination in 2019 from CINI’s urban intervention pockets.  82% of these adolescents have successfully passed the exam.  Out of these 142 adolescents, most of them were child labours or were indirectly involved in supplementing their family income. This group of adolescents also has taken a pivotal…Read More

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July 18th, 2019 |

CINI Community Outlet has been designed to create a medium through which a larger number of people would be able to avail Nutrimix for their families especially for their children. Along with Nutrimix, other socially relevant products like affordable sanitary pads; etc would also be made available in the outlet. Three Community Outlets have been…Read More

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July 18th, 2019 |

On Friday 31st of May 2019, a charity show called ‘TIME’ took place at the Theatre Cam ploy in Verona (Italy) to collect funds to sustain the projects of CINI India. In this program, two tenors, a concert pianist, a cellist, a dance team, and two reciting voices performed for free to support the cause…Read More

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