National Jack Fruit Fest 2011-Preparatory Meeting -26 April 2011, Tuesday at 2 pm – Thiruvananthapuram.

Eat Jackfruit, Waste Nil Jackfruit – key for local food security National Jack Fruit Fest 2011 Preparatory Meeting 26 April 2011, Tuesday at 2 pm, KERAFED head office, Vellayambalam Opp. Jawahar Balabhavan, Thiruvananthapuram. Dear Sir/ Madam, Greetings! As you are aware, Jackfruit, the biggest organic fruit is one among the highly neglected food resources of […]

Vizhinjam seaport: plea for detailed EIA

To Sri. Jairam Ramesh Minister of State (Independent Charge) Ministry of Environment and Forests Government of India New Delhi – 110 003 info.moef+canned.response@gmail.com Respected Sir, Sub: Request for Environmental Impact Assessment of the land acquired for road, railway connectivity and warehouse for Vizhinjam Sea Port International limited as conceived by Govt. of Kerala   Watchdog […]

Festival to promote jackfruit

Dear All, Greetings from Santhigram! As a part of Chakkamahotsav (Jackfruit festival) , santhigram is planning to hold a training programme in making food products out of the jack fruit. From 2011 April 4 to 6, women – as many as 50 are interested to learn – would be given training in preparing at least […]

SUMMARY OF A CASE STUDY PREPARED BY WATCH DOG COMMITTEE ON CLIMATE CHANGE

As part of the efforts at protecting the environment with focus on the water sources, L. Pankajakshan,  Coordinator of the Santhigram School of Ecology, has submitted a petition to the President of the Kottukal Grama Panchayat. In the letter he has drawn attention to the state of ground water pollution due to the dumping of […]

IGNOU – SRC Community College announced the “CERTIFICATE COURSE IN ACUPRESSURE AND HOLISTIC HEALTH” Dear All, Greetings from Santhigram & SAMAGRA Council ! We are happy to inform you that IGNOU -SRC Community College notified admission for the CERTIFICATE COURSE IN ACUPRESSURE AND HOLISTIC HEALTH from 2011 March onwards. The medium of instruction is in […]

Vechur cow gets a lifeline Calf born to Vechur cow at Chappath near Vizhinjam Thiruvananthapuram: A calf born to a Vechur cow, the smallest cow in the world and a breed listed under the category the Food and Agriculture Organisation, has created a lot of excitement at Chappath village near Not just the locals, people […]

InDG Malayalam Web porter work in Progress- Report & Notification – NGOs / State Resource Groups, Translators & Validators

OUTCOMES/ DECISIONS OF THE CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP OF NEW TRANSLATORS AND VALIDATORS OF InDG FOR MALAYALAM LANGUAGE   The capacity building workshop for the new translators and validators of India development Gateway ( InDG) for Malayalam language activities was conducted on 2 Nov. 2010 at Amphitheatre, C-DAC Campus, Vellayambalam, Thiruvananathapuram. Interactive sessions were facilitated by […]

BRIEF REPORT on theState Level Workshop on Vocational Skill Training: Jobs, Opportunities and Challenges

State Level Workshop on Vocational Skill Training: Jobs, Opportunities and Challenges 16 November 2010 Venue: Santhigram, Chappath, Near Vizhinjam, Thiruvananthapuram Supported by Functional Vocational Training and Research Society (FVTRS), Bangalore BRIEF REPORT Santhigram with the support of FVTRS organized a one day workshop on 16.11.2010 at Swaraj Bhavan, Chappath, Vizhinjam, Thiruvananthapuram on Vocational Training, opportunities […]

Requirement Freelance Translators and Validators – Last date: 28.10.2010, W/s on 2-11-2010 at Trivandrum

Dear All, The C-DAC, Hyderabad is looking for Freelance Translators and Validators for “India Development Gateway Project” in the following language pair: English to Malayalam Criteria: Good command over English and specific regional language (Malayalam). 4-5 years experience in the field of content translation and editing/ proof reading. Expertise in anyone of these domains i.e. […]