Equality Education Empowerment Environment

Development of socio-economic condition of the Tribal families

Economic activities like Aquaculture in Pens in Sewage fed water bodies including breeding of Desi Magur (Clarius Magur) were conducted. Target population was 50 tribal women under BPL. Activities included- • Aquaculture in

Literacy Promotion Programme in the Slum Areas

With the goal of empowering the rag pickers in KMC Ward No. 58 in the slum areas of Kolkata district, SEED opened non-formal education centres with the help of local clubs and benevolent persons and well-wishers. The school dropped

Training programme for farmers on eco-friendly jute retting process:

The Jute production is one of the major assets of the farmers where the technology is old but during the last two decades or so no major technological breakthrough has taken place although new technologies are continuously emerging

Capacity Building Programmes for the Self Help Groups of women

Since its birth, SEED has been promoting SHGs in the project areas. Different capacity building programmes for the SHGs were organised to make them regular personal savings which later helped them to make eligible to get micro loans

Training Programme for the Poor Women in Poultry keeping, Duckery and Goatery

Poultry, Duckery and Goatery sectors are important elements of the agricultural system. Poor rural women have traditionally been involved in these activities. SEED initiated these programmes as part of its income generation project

Training Programme for the Distressed Women for Crabs and Prawn Culture

The mangrove eco-system of Sundarbans is a favourable breeding habitat and natural nursery of a large variety of fin fishes. With the rapid increase of population in the last few decades in deltaic Sundarbans and constant climate ch

Training programme in horticulture, nursery and culture of ornamental plants

Training programme in horticulture, nursery and culture of ornamental plants for poor and weaker section women was organised by the SEED at Pratanayan (local NGO) campus under Ashurali Gram Panchayat of Falta Bloc, South 24 Parganas

Training/ Workshop on Sustainable Agriculture:

Through our farmer’s club we have organized this year Training/Workshop on sustainable agriculture through awareness building and demonstration on improving traditional agricultural practices through scientific know-how and techni

Training Programme for the Farmers in the Bio Farming and Bio Pest Management

Special training was imparted to the farmers in Bio farming and Bio Pest Management to improve firm practices and systematic programmes were undertaken for water recycling, rain water harvesting, waste management etc. As a follow-up

Reproductive Child Health

SEED started of the mother and child health care programme in 9 villages of Sonarpur Block, South 24 Parganas District. It is and extensive health care service together with preventive and basic curative services to pregnant mothers

Awareness Programme on Environment & Ecology

Awareness programme was made on environment and ecology among the target groups to motivate them for creation of a favourable scenario to protect environment and ecology aiming at restoration of earth. Some resource persons and envi

Capacity Building on Disaster Preparedness

SEED organised capacity building programmes that includedawareness and training to act properly during disasters like flood, earthquake and cyclone, which are prevalent in coastal regions. They were trained by showing various drawin

Installation of smokeless Chullahs (oven)

This project was taken to stop indoor pollution of kitchen thus protecting women from smoke related diseases. The smokeless chullahs were installed with the smoke pipe releasing kitchen smoke outside the cooking area. It is also hel

Participatory Environment Management Programme for the Tribal village

Participatory Environmental management through participatory resource mapping was done in the tribal village Kumar Pukuria of East Kolkata. It started with proper management of water, one of the primary resources. As a remedial me

Socio-economic Development for the Tribal Women

This programme motivated 100 poor tribal women of Kumar Pukuria Village of Sonarpur Block to start Air Breathing & fin Fish culture in Bamboo PENs as a sustainable source of livelihood. The village is located by the side of the

Training programme on Air Breathing fish culture in bamboo cage for the women

SEED organised an innovative intervention for development of a sustainable source of livelihood for the distressed and disadvantaged women through air breathing fish culture in bamboo cage. Under Sonarpur- Rajpur municipality in War

Training programme in vermin compost and improve farm practice

Climate change affects the livelihood of the coastal region people. At Sagar Island, SEED aims to provide people alternative livelihood options to save the coastal area from the climate change affects. With an aim to improve the qua

Installation of Rooftop Rainwater harvesting system

SEED motivated the people of Kumar Pukuria village to install rooftop rainwater harvesting system. The rainwater from the roof of the house was collected in brick tank to use directly for washing, bathing, cattle feeding and other u

Adult Education Programme in East Kolkata Slum Area

SEED established an ‘adult education centre’ for rag pickers women and women of fishermen community at Khanabaria village of East Kolkata Wetland area, to meet the development of compensatory adult education that has helped to i

Youth Development Centre for unemployed youths

The youth development centre was started at Naktala in South Kolkata with an aim to develop computer skill among the unemployed youths for opening avenues of their employment opportunities. The trained youths could also start their

Free coaching centre for under privileged slum Children

Training Programme for the Poor Women in Horticulture Nursery and Culture of Fruit Plants