Support Manav Kalyan for Upliftment of Tribal Communities’ in Assam | Milaap
Support Manav Kalyan for Upliftment of Tribal Communities’ in Assam
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  • Koushik

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    Koushik Ghosh Choudhury
  • MK

    This fundraiser will benefit

    Manav Kalyan

    from Assam

80G tax benefits for INR donations


In Cachar District , Assam based FCRA and 80G Certified NGO Manav Kalyan is formed by a group of social activities drawn from different disciplines who have interest & commitment to serve the people of different religions, languages, irrespective of caste & creed.
Special attention has been made by Manav Kalyan for upliftment of tribal population and people of other backward communities and enhance their overall development. We have implemented schemes on livelihood generation of projects through development of agriculture/Horticulture, fisheries, rearing of animals ,sericulture activities, tribal textiles & handicrafts production etc through our concerted efforts.
  • Proposed area of initiative (With the brief explanation on the relevance of initiative with the promotion of tribal culture)
The manav kalian activities proposed to be undertaken by MANAV KALYAN under the project proposal are
  • Conducting surveys, documentation & creating a data base & cataloguing on cultures in tribal areas of this region including compilation & publication thereof like song, music, dance, festivals drama theatre, studies on rituals & social  practices & traditions of different tribal’s & communities residing in the project area. Exhibitions conducted from time to time depicting tribal culture, tribal heritage their arts, letters, skills & other creative endeavors of different communities will be enlisted alter extensive campaign. In brief a region level Register for inventory of intangible cultural heritage will be created &maintained.
  • Activities for integration of education and culture particularly the role and function of tribal womenfolk would be initiated under the proposed project
The Backwardness of tribal women in the sphere of education is a much known subject and due to this they are in a position to take up their right full place in the domain of education ?& culture.
  • Projects taken up for improvement of traditional craftsmanship of tribal artisan will be initiated under the scheme by promoting centers for skill development & modernization in making  cane & bamboo products ,various decorative items & production of tribal textiles by tribal women. Which have good markets both domestic & export. Efforts like cluster formation , improvement of product quality ,productivity and cost effectiveness will be taken up in the interest of not only preserving age old skill of tribal people but also rapid promotion of these industries. Due to ignorance & lack of approach most of the craftsman do not have access to financial support available to them from different schemes of Government department/agencies. Our organization will take up initiative So that necessary assistance is accessible
to them after they are trained to acquire skills to handle modernized production units.
  • Creating conditions and circumstances for root nourishment of our secular democracy & achievement of national integration relevant to our traditions and cultural heritages.
In  Barak Valley Different communities as Bengali, Manipuri, Assamese, Kachari, Adivasis  &  people of many tribes in small numbers  predominately having  Hindu, Muslim & Christian religion live together since ages in peace & harmony yet there had been in past occurrences of troubles communal / caste conflicts & classes took place which had made our integration week.
That patriotic thoughts are existing in people of all sects has been proved in past time and again at the time of national crisis. What is necessary is to create political, economic & social conditions & circumstances favoring  all communities equally for national integration so that people experience the pride & privilege of being citizens of demo create Republic of India irrespective of their caste, creed & religion.
MANAV KALYAN endeavors to work for democratic nation building, particularly giving message of love & services to youth cutting across political, communal, caste & other differences  with financial assistance from Government. Our organization would hold regularly group meetings, conferences, workshops, seminars, symposia in schools, colleges & similar institutions to make the community conscious & democracy loving in true sense and spirit and take up production on appropriate subjects like dance, song, music, drama- theatre, studies./research on  different aspects of ST culture.
Promotion and Dissemination of Tribal Folk Art and Culture
Financial assistance is sought by MANAV KALYAN to meet expenditure on activities of development nature like dissemination of important information on tribal culture & their preservation including publications thereof and provide opportunities tribal population in the locality to conduct their cultural activities in their own environment & efforts to preserve their art & culture.
Conducting survey in the project area to get to know cultural heritage & expression of people  at different tribal’s residing there since ages & creating database after studies & prepare a register of inventions as detailed in the application format
Integration of education & culture for tribal man & women in the project area as detail in the application format through group meeting, discussions, conferences, workshop/ camps, seminars etc training provided for tribal people
Improvement and modernization of traditional skills of tribal by forming clusters at different pockets for production of cane & bamboo products & tribal/handloom Textiles with the purpose of sharpening their traditional skills & culture
Concerted efforts for achieving root nourishment of secular democracy & national integration for tribal population & their mainstreaming
Promotion preservation & dissemination of tribal art & culture, their folkdance, music, song and  other cultural activities. Selecting tribal girls having talents to be support and focused in higher levels for further enhancement

Cost Plan

Add: Administration expenses of NGO @10% of project cost for deployment of manpower, travel, other incidental expenses

Grand Total
(Total project cost is Thirty three Lakhs twenty seven Thousand five Hundred) only
Duration of the project is one year initially which may be extended by the appropriate Government authority, so desire.

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