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Karnataka Outreach Back

Karnataka outreach conducted a total of eight training programs on a host of themes that were socially and politically pertinent. All these programs were conducted in collaboration with the local partners of Indian Social Institute, Bangalore. A total of three hundred thirty two participants consisting of one hundred and seventy four men and one hundred fifty eight women benefited by participating in these programs. The following table gives additional information on the titles, dates and venues of the programs.

1. Panchayat Raj Institutions & people’s development
2. Issues related to manual scavengers
3. Dalit Christians and their struggle for justice
4. The SC/ST [Preventions of Atrocities] Amendment Act 2015
5. Role of Teachers in Social Regeneration.



All these programs were conducted in collaboration with our local partners. A total of 332 participants comprised of 174 men and 158 women benefited from these programs. The following table gives additional information on the titles, dates and venues of the programs.

No Title of the Programme Date Venue Total Number of Participants Male Female
01 PRIs & People’s Development 27-29 September 2016 Loyola Vikas Kendra, Mundgod 51 06 45
02 Seminar-cum-workshop on the prohibition of employment as manual scavengers and their rehabilitation act, 2013 18-19 October 2016 KJS Office Premises, Tumkur 30 22 08
03 Dalit Christians and their struggle for justice 21-23 October 2016 Sevalaya Diocesan Pastoral Centre. Dharwad 24 20 04
04 PRIs & People’s Development 25-26 October 2017 Loyola College Campus, Manvi 57 27 30
05 Dalit Christians and Their Struggle for Justice 25-27 November 2016 Ballari Diocesan Development Society, Ballari 50 28 22
06 Seminar-cum-workshop on the Scheduled Castes & the Scheduled Tribes [POA] Amendment Act, 2015 28-31 December 2016 CNFCE, Jagir Pannur 53 37 16
07 Seminar-cum-workshop on the Scheduled Castes & the Scheduled Tribes [POA] Amendment Act, 2015 2-4 January 2017 Therakanambi 35 22 13
08 Role of Teachers in Social Regeneration 23-24 January 2017 Loyola Yomiuri School Campus, Vijayapura 32 12 20
TOTAL 332 174 158

Chand Peer,
Co-ordinator, Outreach Unit
ISI Bangalore